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Margaret McWilliams Award
2009 Short Lists

The following are the 2009 short lists for Margaret McWilliams Awards, one of the oldest literary awards in Canada, named in honour of writer Margaret McWilliams. Books nominated for this award have been published in the 2009 calendar year.

Readings from short-listed books will be given on Thursday, 22 April 2010, at 7:00 PM, at McNally-Robinson Booksellers (Winnipeg Location, Grant Park, Atrium). All are invited to attend this free event.

Winners will be presented at 1:00 pm on Saturday, 29 May 2010 at a ceremony at Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site.

Categories:
Scholarly History | Local History | Popular History


Scholarly
History

Heavy Burdens on Small Shoulders

by Sandra Rollings-Magnusson
University of Alberta Press

More information on this book here

Just One Vote: From Jim Walding’s Nomination to Constitutional Defeat

by Ian Stewart
University of Manitoba Press

More information on this book here

Negotiating the Numbered Treaties: An Intellectual and Political Biography of Alexander Morris

by Robert J. Talbot
Purich Publishing Ltd.

More information on this book here

The Indian Commissioners

by Brian Titley
University of Alberta Press

More information on this book here


Local
History

Marius Benoist et la culture au Manitoba français

by François Gallays
Les Éditions de Blé

More information on this book here

Between Earth and Sky: Steinbach, the First 50 Years

by Ralph Friesen
The Steinbach Heritage Committee

More information on this book here

Prairie Metropolis: New Essays on Winnipeg Social History

edited by Esyllt W. Jones & Gerald Friesen
University of Manitoba Press

More information on this book here

Armstrong’s Point – A History

by Randy R. Rostecki
Heritage Winnipeg Corp.

More information on this book here


Popular
History

Impact: A History of Disasters in Manitoba

by Brock Holowachuk
Great Plains Publications

More information on this book here

Retiring the Crow Rate

by Arthur Kroeger
University of Alberta Press

More information on this book here

Coming of Age: A History of the Jewish People in Manitoba

by Allan Levine
Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada and Heartland Publications

More information on this book here


The Manitoba Historical Society gratefully acknowledges the sponsorship of its
Margaret McWilliams Awards by Friesens Corporation of Altona, Manitoba.

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Posted: 20 March 2010, updated 10 May 2010

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