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Francesco Giuseppe Bressani Prize

1986-
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Awarded every two years to encourage excellence in writing from an ethnic minority viewpoint and to increase the appreciation and understanding of Canada's cultural diversity. The prose prize was divided into two categories, novel and short fiction, in 2000. Cash prizes are offered in each category.

Sponsor/Organisme responsable:
Italian Cultural Centre Society
Address/Adresse:
3075 Slocan St.
Vancouver, BC
V5M 3E4

Phone/Téléphone: 604-430-3337
Fax/Télécopieur: 604-430-3331
E-mail/Courriel: info@iccvancouver.ca
URL:http://www.iccvancouver.ca
Jurisdiction/Champ d’application:
National/National




Genre/Genre: Non-fiction/Non romanesque,

Year/Année Author/Auteur Winning work/Oeuvre primée
1986 Robert F. Harney Dalla Frontiera alle Little Italies: Gli Italiani in Canada 1800–1945 (From the Frontier to the Little Italies: The Italians in Canada 1800-1945)

Novel


Genre/Genre: Novel/Roman,

Year/Année Author/Auteur Winning work/Oeuvre primée
2000 Peter Oliva City of Yes

Poetry


Genre/Genre: Poetry / Poésie,

Year/Année Author/Auteur Winning work/Oeuvre primée
1988 Silvano Zumaro Autostrada per la Luna
1988 John Terpstra For Forty Days and Forty Nights
1990 Len Gasparini Ink From an Octopus
1992 Liliane Welch Life in Another Language
1994 Olive Senior Gardening in the Tropics
1996 No Winner N/A
1998 No Winner N/A
2000 Concetta Principe Interference

Prose


Genre/Genre: Novel/Roman,

Year/Année Author/Auteur Winning work/Oeuvre primée
1988 Michael Ondaatje In the Skin of a Lion
1990 Nino Ricci Lives of the Saints
1992 Ven Begamudré A Planet of Eccentrics
1994 M. G. Vassanji Book of Secrets
1996 No Winner N/A
1998 No Winner N/A

Short Fiction


Genre/Genre: Short Story/Nouvelle,

Year/Année Author/Auteur Winning work/Oeuvre primée
2000 Joe Fiorito The Closer We are to Dying


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