Winter 2013A.F. Moritz: A Garden Is Not a Place: Poetry and Beauty
Volume 34, No.4
This issue features the 2013 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture by A.F. Moritz....
Natural CapitalReviewer: Andrew Vaisius
Jason Heroux’s Memoirs of an Alias surprised me with its brilliance. His ability to create images seemed bold, rewarding and quite ...
Prairie Fire announces winners of the 2013 non-fiction contest!
February 6, 2014
Congratulations to winners of the non-fiction contest, judged by Sharon Butala!
First prize: Rita Greer
Second prize: Kathleen Kennedy
Third prize: Ruth Morris Schneider
Honourable Mention: Nadine Sander-Green Read More…
Prairie Fire announces winners of the 2013 fiction contest!
Congratulations to winners of the fiction contest, judged by Mike Barnes!
First prize: Lauren Carter (pictured here)
Second prize: Janice McCachen
Third prize: Kari Lund-Teigen Read More…
Prairie Fire announces winners of the 2013 poetry contest!
Congratulations to winners of the poetry contest, judged by Sue Goyette!
Winner of the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award: Owain Nicholson, pictured here (photo by Mia Watikins).
Second prize: Sylvia Legris
Third prize: Anne Marie Todkill
Honourable Mention: Catriona Wright Read More…
Interview with Katherena Vermette
January 20, 2014
Katherena Vermette, a Métis/Mennonite poet, won the 2013 Governor General’s Literary Award for English-language Poetry for North End Love Songs (The Muses’ Co.). Shayla Elizabeth is a Cree/Iniwé writer/storyteller based in Winnipeg. Read More…
Winter issue out in January!
December 19, 2013
The winter issue features A.F. Moritz’s 2013 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture plus three new poems by Moritz. Read More…
Launch of Sproxton issue
On November 15, about 75 people gathered to honour Birk Sproxton at the launch of the special issue devoted to his work. Read More…
A new Prairie Fire collaboration
Janine recently spent an evening with six immigrant girls and their leader, Karen, from the Boys and Girls Club of Winnipeg creating a collaborative text about their immigration stories. Read More…
Prairie Fire celebrates at AGM
Heidi and Janine holding the celebratory cakes at the Prairie Fire AGM, held December 10, 2013. Read More…