news | Wednesday April 23, 2014
The Council of the Arts for Ottawa announced last evening the winners of its annual awards, the Victor Tolgesy award, the Business Recognition award, the Emerging Artist award, and the Mid-Career Artist award. (Read more about these awards and their winners on the Ottawa Citizen blog.) The latter was won by rob mclennan, who has written more than 20 books of poetry, fiction and non-fiction, and is a constant presence in Ottawa’s poetry scene. Five of mclennan’s poetry books have been published by Talonbooks. Congratulations rob!