Writer nominees have Alberta ties
Three writers with Alberta connections are finalists for a national prize. The three author’s stories were selected from more than 1,400 entered in the 2017 CBC Nonfiction contest.
Sarah Bennett of St. John’s, Nfld., who was raised in Calgary and attended the U of C, for her work entitled Caught
Carla Powell of Liverpool, N.S., who was born and raised in Drumheller, for The Road to Machu Picchu Starts at 385 lbs.
Gail Nardi of Whitehorse, Yukon, who was raised in Edmonton, for The Guardian.