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Cox & Palmer Island Literary Awards-Gala
Sat, 6 May 2017, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM ADT
The P.E.I. Writers’ Guild is thrilled to celebrate the 30th Cox and Palmer Island Literary Awards on Saturday, May 6, from 7-10 p.m Prize winners will be revealed during gala ceremonies at The Mack theatre in Charlottetown.
Presentations will include the following honours:
• Milton Acorn Poetry Awards
• Maritime Electric Short Story Awards
• L.M. Montgomery* P.E.I. Literature for Children Awards • Creative Non-Fiction Awards
• Marie Coyoteblanc Award for Indigenous Writing
• Réshard Gool Award
• Joseph Sherman Award
• Reading Champion Award
• Distinguished Contribution to the Literary Arts of P.E.I.
The awards represent the penultimate event of the Reading Town P.E.I. festival. In addition to awards presentations, the evening will include musical performances and the launch of the video series
Honouring Literary Legends.
Doors open at 6:30pm. Tickets to the gala are free, but seating is limited. Follow the Cox & Palmer Island Literary Awards on Facebook at IslandLiteraryAwards.