DEADLINE: Banff Mountain Book Competition

Event Date: 
June 30, 2017

The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival celebrates mountain literature and film, bringing together filmmakers, writers, publishers, editors, photographers, athletes, adventurers, and - of course - readers.  Featuring film screenings, guest speakers, readings, seminars and book signings, the Festival offers a wide spectrum of experiences for the mountain film and book-loving audience.

As a key program of The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival, the Book Competition is an internationally recognized literary competition that celebrates mountain literature in all its forms.  Over $16,000 in cash is awarded annually with 8 awards selected by an international jury of writers, adventurers and editors.  The shortlist of category award winners eligible for the Grand Prize is announced in October every year.  In 2017, the Grand Prize will be announced on Thursday, November 2 at The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival and category awards will be presented to winning authors. Deadline is June 30, 2017.

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