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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Shortlist for the 2017 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour


The shortlist for the 2017 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour was announced today.

The three finalists are
Gary Barwin for Yiddish for Pirates
Amy Jones for We’re All in This Together
Drew Hayden Taylor for Take Us to Your Chief and Other Stories

The winner, who will receive $15,000, will be announced on Saturday, June 10, 2017.

If you’re interested in the longlist of 11 books and information about them, go to https://49thshelf.com/Lists/Members/2017-17/2017-Leacock-Medal-Longlist.