University of Alberta Press

Award Winners

Below is a list of titles which have won awards.

 

  • Farm Workers in Western Canada

    Shirley A. McDonald, Bob Barnetson, Michael J. Broadway, Jill Bucklaschuk, Delna Contractor, Darlene A. Dunlop, Brynna Hambly (Takasugi), Zane Hamm, Paul Kennett, Jennifer Koshan, C. F. Andrew Lau, J. Graham Martinelli, Robin C. McIntyre, Nelson Medeiros, Kerry Preibisch, Heidi Rolfe, Patricia Tomic, Ricardo Trumper and Kay Elizabeth Turner

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Political Science) - Short-listed
    United States
    2017

  • Crow Never Dies

    Larry Frolick and Paul Carlucci

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Adventure & Recreation) - Short-listed
    United States
    2017

  • Rising Abruptly

    Gisèle Villeneuve

    Alberta Readers' Choice Award - Long-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Georges Bugnet Award for Fiction - Winner
    Canada
    2017

  • Ten Canadian Writers in Context

    Marie Carrière, Curtis Gillespie, Jason Purcell, Lynn Coady, Ying Chen, Michael Crummey, Jennifer Delisle, Kit Dobson, Caterina Edwards, Marina Endicott, Lawrence Hill, Daniel Laforest, Alice Major, Don Perkins, Julie Rodgers, Joseph Pivato, Eden Robinson, Gregory Scofield, Winfried Siemerling, Pamela Sing, Maïté Snauwaert, Kim Thúy and Angela Van Essen

    Independent Publisher Awards, Anthology - Runner-up
    United States
    2017

  • One Child Reading

    Margaret Mackey and Roberta Seelinger Trites

    Ewart-Daveluy Indexing Award, Indexing Society of Canada - Winner
    Canada
    2017

  • Sleeping in Tall Grass

    Richard Therrien

    Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize (BC Book Prizes) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

  • 100 Days

    Juliane Okot Bitek and Cecily Nicholson

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show, Book – Poetry and Literature - Winner
    United States
    2017

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show, Book – Jackets & Covers - Winner
    United States
    2017

    Pat Lowther Award (The League of Canadian Poets) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Poetry) - Short-listed
    United States
    2017

    Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize (BC Book Prizes) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

  • Weaving a Malawi Sunrise

    Roberta Laurie

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Winner
    United States
    2016

  • The Little Third Reich on Lake Superior

    Ernest Robert Zimmermann, Michel S. Beaulieu and David K. Ratz

    Tom Fairley Award / Editors' Association of Canada (Editors Canada) - Winner
    Canada
    2016

    Lois Hole Award for Editorial Excellence, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Floyd S. Chalmers Award - Commended
    Canada
    2016

  • Standard candles

    Alice Major

    League of Canadian Poets / Raymond Souster Award - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry – Alberta Literary Awards - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Robert Kroetsch Award for Poetry, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Winner
    Canada
    2016

  • Magazines, Travel, and Middlebrow Culture

    Faye Hammill and Michelle Smith

    Scholarly and Academic Book Award, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

  • Why Grow Here

    Kathryn Chase Merrett

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Winner
    United States
    2016

    Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold in Canada West - Best Regional Non-Fiction - Winner
    United States
    2016

    Trade Non Fiction, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

  • Prairie Bohemian

    Trevor W. Harrison

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Short-listed
    United States
    2016

  • A Canadian Girl in South Africa

    E. Maud Graham, Michael Dawson, Catherine Gidney and Susanne M. Klausen

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show — Scholarly Typographic - Winner
    United States
    2016

  • War Paintings of the Tsuu T'ina Nation

    Arni Brownstone

    Melva J. Dwyer Award - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

  • Trying Again to Stop Time

    Jalal Barzanji, Sabah A. Salih and Sabah A. Salih

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show – Poetry & Literature - Winner
    United States
    2016

    Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry – Alberta Literary Awards - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

  • A Year of Days

    Myrl Coulter

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Runner-up
    United States
    2016

    Independent Publisher Book Awards, Bronze in Essay/Creative Non-Fiction - Winner
    United States
    2016

  • Street Sex Work and Canadian Cities

    Shawna Ferris and Amy Lebovitch

    Manitoba Book Awards / Eileen McTavish Sykes Award for Best First Book - Winner
    Canada
    2016

    Scholarly and Academic Book Award, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Winner
    Canada
    2016

    Outstanding Scholarship Prize, Women's and Gender Studies et Recherches Feminists Association (WGSRF) - Winner
    Canada
    2017

  • Theatre, Teens, Sex Ed

    Jan Selman and Jane Heather

    The Canadian Association for Theatre Research / Patrick O’Neill Award - Winner
    Canada
    2016

  • Landscapes of War and Memory

    Sherrill Grace

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards - Short-listed
    United States
    2015

    Scholarly and Academic Book Award, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2015