Friday, May 17, 2013

Creative Writing instructor's book short listed for literary prize


Bull Head, the first collection of short stories by John Vigna, Douglas College Creative Writing and Print Futures instructor, has made the short list for the 2012 Danuta Gleed Literary Award.

The award recognizes the best first English-language collection of short fiction by a Canadian author published in 2012. The award consists of cash prizes for the three best first collections, with a first prize of $10,000 and two additional prizes of $500.

The winners will be announced June 11.