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Charles Demers Longlisted for the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour

Charles Demers Longlisted for the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour

May 2016

The Horrors: An A to Z of Funny Thoughts on Awful Things by Charles Demers is one of ten books to be longlisted for the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour!

The Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour award works to encourage the growth of Canadian humour writing. The prestigious Memorial Medal, accompanied by a $15,000 prize from TD Financial Group, is awarded annually for the best in Canadian literary humour. The award has attained an international reputation and is the only one of its kind for Canadian humour writing. The shortlist will be announced on Friday, May 6, 2016.

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