Emergent Voices

CBC Canadian Literary Awards Stories, 1979-1999

Edited by Robert Weaver
Categories: Fiction: general and literary, Fiction and Related items
Publisher: Goose Lane Editions
Paperback : 9780864922670, 287 pages, September 1999


Michael Ondaatje, Carol Shields, and Gail Anderson-Dargatz are among the winners of the CBC Literary Award who have gone on to become some of the biggest names in Canadian literature. They and other past winners are included in Emergent Voices. For over twenty years, Robert Weaver has coordinated one of Canada’s most important literary awards for emerging writers, the CBC Canadian Literary Awards. Weaver founded the awards and has been tireless in promoting them.


"Let these voices transport you. "

- <i>Atlantic Books Today</i>

"A pleasant flow — the tapes would be equally listenable — to in one long gulp on a car ride, or one story at a time. "

- <i>Quill & Quire</i>