Sunday, June 11, 2017
Gary Barwin wins the Stephen Leacock Medal for Canadian Humour!
above/ground press author Gary Barwin has won the 2017 Stephen Leacock Medal for Canadian Humour for his novel Yiddish for Pirates (Random House Canada, 2016). Congratulations, Gary! You can see the full text of his acceptance speech here. And there are still a couple of copies of his above/ground press title, Seedpod, Microfiche (2013) kicking around, in case anyone is interested.