7 December 2012

“A Season in Hell”, written by Robert R. Fowler, 2008 Trudeau mentor, is nominated for two awards. The author is one of the four finalists named for the BC National Awards for Canadian Non-Fiction and is part of the long list of 15 finalists for the 12th Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction.

The winner of the BC National Awards for Canadian Non-Fiction will get the award at a ceremony in Vancouver in February 2013 to which all the four short-listed authors will be invited.

The short list of five finalists for the 12th Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction will be unveiled on 9 January 2013 in Toronto, and the winner will be announced at a gala on 4 March 2013.

Robert Fowler

A foreign policy advisor to prime ministers Trudeau, Turner and Mulroney, Fowler was Canada’s longest-serving ambassador to the United Nations.

2008 Mentors