2013 Non-Fiction Contest Shortlist Released
Nine manuscripts were chosen from all entries by EVENT’s editor and editorial assistants, and sent without the writers’ names to Russell Wangersky for final judging. The short-listed entries are:
- ‘CARE’ by Susan Buis, Knutsford, BC
- ‘Cat Face’ by Kayla Czaga, Vancouver, BC
- ‘Remember This’ by Kathleen Kennedy, Mulmur, ON
- ‘Elements’ by Fiona Tinwei Lam, Vancouver, BC
- ‘The Day I Married Jesus’ by Cathy MacLean, Gibsons, BC
- ‘Inshallah’ by Jennifer Morgan, St. John’s, NL
- ‘Shopping Day’ by Leslie Sakata, Coquitlam, BC
- ‘Charcoal’ by Souvankham Thammavongsa, Stouffville, ON
- ‘I Dream of My Standalone Quiznos’ by Benjamin Willems, Victoria, BC
Winners will be announced soon, so stay tuned! Check out the winning pieces in EVENT 42/3 — coming this winter.
Thanks to those writers who sent manuscripts to us. We look forward to reading submissions for our 2014 Non-Fiction Contest next spring. Visit http://eventmags.com/contest-2014 for details.