TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - The Charles Taylor Prize for Literary
Non-Fiction will be announcing its 2013 Taylor Prize longlist via a CNW
news release on Tuesday, December 4th at 7 am EST. There will be 15 non-fiction titles on this list, and it
will be from this group of semi-finalists that the Prize will, create
the 2013 Prize shortlist.
The shortlist will be revealed at a press conference on January 9th, and
the winner will be named at a gala luncheon and awards ceremony at the
King Edward Hotel in downtown Toronto on Monday, March 4, 2013.
Established in 1998, The Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction
is Canada's most prestigious award for literary non-fiction. The
trustees of the Charles Taylor Foundation are Michael Bradley
(Toronto), Judith Mappin (Montreal), David Staines (Ottawa), and Noreen
The presenting sponsor of The Charles Taylor Prize for Literary
Non-Fiction is RBC Wealth Management; its Major Sponsor is Windfields
Farm; its media sponsors are The Globe and Mail (exclusive newspaper sponsor); CBC Books; CNW Group; The Huffington Post Canada, Maclean's magazine, and Quill & Quire magazine; its in-kind sponsors are Authors at Harbourfront Centre, Ben
McNally Books, Event Source, Indigo Books and Music, Kobo Inc., and The
King Edward Hotel.
SOURCE: Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction
For further information:
Stephen Weir / Linda Crane
Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction Publicists
416-489-5868 / 905-257-6033