2014 RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers Finalist


Jakub Stachurski
“Screen Capture”

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Jury Citation

In “Screen Capture,” Jakub Stachurski deftly explores our tangled digital lives, the way technology shrinks our world and ties us together even while it alienates and isolates us. Concise and sharp, the writing reflects each of us in its world of omnipresent screens and monitors.

About the Author

Jakub Stachurski is a freelance writer who divides his time between Montreal and Toronto. He is a graduate of the Creative Writing Program at Concordia University, where he received an Irving Layton Award for poetry. His work has appeared in Arc Poetry Magazine and Alt.theatre magazine. Along with Aaron Fitzpatrick and Herb Mathisen, he runs the blog Sophisticated Pulp.




Woodcock Fund



Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction
and Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize


May 16 for books published between Mar 14 and May 15, 2018


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