Governor General of Canada

Governor General of Canada

November 23, 2010 07:18 ET

Media Advisory: Governor General to Honour the 2010 Laureates of the Literary Awards

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2010) - His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will present the 2010 Governor General's Literary Awards during a ceremony at Rideau Hall, on Thursday, November 25, 2010, at 6 p.m.

His Excellency will honour the laureates of the 74th edition of the Literary Awards, in the English and French categories of fiction, poetry, drama, non-fiction, children's literature (text and illustration) and translation.

The Governor General's Literary Awards are Canada's oldest and most prestigious awards for English- and French-language Canadian literature. The names of this year's winners are available on the Canada Council for the Arts website at

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