WESTON SHORT-LIST ANNOUNCED

Sep 25, 2012

By Michael Kramer

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The nominees have been announced for  the Canadian  non-fiction books competing  for the latest Hilary Weston Prize of $60,000 .

Finalists include Toronto’s “Kamal Al-Solaylee” for  “Intolerable: A Memoir of Extremes.” 

Two more Toronto writers are nominated: Modris Eksteins for “Solar Dance” and Taras Grescoe for “Straphanger”

A jury  selected  five Weston nominees from the 104 titles submitted.

The $60,000 prize will be given out in Toronto on Nov. 12.

Each of the shortlisted writers receives $5,000.

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