1984 Governor General's Awards

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Each winner of the 1984 Governor General's Awards for Literary Merit was selected by a panel of judges administered by the Canada Council for the Arts.

English[edit]

Category Winner Nominated
Fiction Blue ribbon Josef Skvorecky, The Engineer of Human Souls
Non-fiction Blue ribbon Sandra Gwyn, The Private Capital: Ambition and Love in the Age of Macdonald and Laurier
Poetry Blue ribbon Paulette Jiles, Celestial Navigation
Drama Blue ribbon Judith Thompson, White Biting Dog

French[edit]

Category Winner Nominated
Fiction Blue ribbon Jacques Brault, Agonie
Non-fiction Blue ribbon Jean Hamelin and Nicole Gagnon, Le XXe Siècle: Histoire du catholicisme québécois
Poetry Blue ribbon Nicole Brossard, Double Impression
Drama Blue ribbon René-Daniel Dubois, Ne blâmez jamais les Bédouins

References[edit]