2010 Dayne Ogilvie Prize for LGBT Emerging Writers Honour of Distinction

George Ilsley

George K. Ilsley

George K. Ilsley is the author of the story collection Random Acts of Hatred and the novel ManBug, both published by Arsenal Pulp Press. Originally from Nova Scotia, he now lives in Vancouver. The jury said of his work: “Ilsley isn’t afraid of the dark, and he doesn’t shy away from being sexy and funny either.”




Woodcock Fund



Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing


September 19 for books published between June 20 and September 18, 2018


Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction
and Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize


July 18 for books published between May 16 and Sept 30, 2018


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