2017 Stephen Leacock Award for Humour shortlistby Tyler Vitt - Wednesday, May 03, 2017 at 5:27pm
The finalists for the 2017 Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour have been announced.
The award, named after famous Canadian humourist Stephen Leacock, honours the greatest Canadian literature of the past year, and comes with a $15,000 prize.
Down from a longlist of eleven nominees, the finalists for this year's Leacock Medal are:
- Gary Barwin for Yiddish for Pirates, Random House Canada.
- Amy Jones for We’re All in This Together, McClelland & Stewart.
- Drew Hayden Taylor for Take Us to Your Chief And Other Stories, Douglas & McIntyre.
The winner will be announced and celebrated at an awards gala on Saturday, June 10, 2017.
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