MWA Winners awarded plaques
MMS recently awarded this year’s winners in the Mi’gmaq Writers Award contest at a Feast/Social on November 6, 2019. Pictured below (Left to right): Amber Jerome of Gesgapegiag won with “Teaching Gopit a Lesson” in the 17 & younger category; Jennifer Gedeon of Gesgapegiag won in the 18 & older category with “The Little Cave”. We also awarded Sarah Isaac of Listuguj, who won in 2018 with her story “Lightning Woman & Thunderbird”. MM Chair Darcy Gray presented the winners with their plaques.
Our next MWA Contest for 2020 is now open! The deadline for all submissions is April 30th, 2020.
Stay tuned for more information and details on these winning stories!