About Manitoba Magazine Publishers’ Association
Reaching up to 1,000,000 readers every month, Manitoba magazines provide world class writing – prose and poetry, fact and fiction – wrapped in creative design, quality photography and illustration.
MAGGIE FINALISTS ARE ANNOUNCED! In alphabetical order:
Art & Literary: Best Poem or Suite of Poems
CV2 - Connectomics1
Prairie Fire - Glandula Botanica
Prairie Fire - Hunter (11)
Art & Literary: Best short fiction
Prairie Fire - Red Egg and Ginger
Prairie Fire - Tick Tock
Prairie Fire - The House Is Outside
Art & Literary: Best Editorial Feature or Creative Non-Fiction piece
Prairie Fire - Status Updates
Prairie Fire - June 1967
Prairie Fire - Upside Down on Friday Nights
Business to Business: Best Business or Individual Profile
Conservator - Ripple Effect
Conservator - My Excellent Summer Adventure
Conservator - Eider Quest
Business to Business: Best Single Issue
Conservator - Ripple Effect 35-2 (Fall 2014)
The Cellar Door - Issue 19_Great Wine Cities
Consumer: Best Editorial Feature
Canada’s History - Ties That Bind
Canada’s History - What It’s Like
Canada’s History - Upstart Empire
Consumer: Best Regular Column or Department
Canada’s History - Christopher Moore
The Cellar Door - Sidebar
The Cottager - My Cottage Life
Consumer: Best Single Issue
Geez - Life Offline
The Cottager - May June 2014
The Cottager - July August 2014
Best of the Best: Best Cover – Illustration
Canada’s History - Arctic Vikings
CV2 - Forces to Bear Vol36.3
Geez - The End Cover Vol 36
Best of the Best: Best Cover – Photography
Conservator - Seeing & Believing, Conservator 35-1
Herizons - Herizons Winter 2015 cover
Prairie Fire - March April 2014
Best of the Best: Best Mobile, Digital or Interactive Initiative
Canada’s History - Great War Album
Conservator - conservator.ca
Manitoba Gardener - Save the Monarch
The Cellar Door
Best of the Best: Magazine of the Year
Congratulations to all nominees, the judges worked very hard at their task. Award winners will be announced May 28, 2015.
Due to circumstances beyond our control, the Maggies Awards Event and Reaching Readers conference have been postponed. They will still happen! Watch this space.
Be a part of history. Did you know? One copy of any magazine/newspaper published in Manitoba should be sent to the Manitoba Legislative Library. www.gov.mb.ca/chc/leg-lib
New on Facebook: Manitoba Magazine Publishers Association page. Please “Like”, add your comments, share your magazine news. We will be adding news as it comes up. Writers, look there for some writing competitions and paid magazine submissions. Although entry dates have passed, in the main, they are worth diarising for next year.
Print is dead! NOT!! Long live the bookbook. Here’s the link – don’t miss it. 2015 Conference dates set. May 27 and May 28, once more at the Viscount Gort, Winnipeg. Check the Professional Development page to see videos from MMPA’s June conference.
Event of the Year! The Maggies! 2015 will be held May 28 as part of our Annual Conference, once more at the Viscount Gort, Winnipeg. Publishers, your entries will come from magazines published during 2014 so start your engines.
MMPA’s 2nd Annual Golf Tournament will be held Thursday August 6, 2015 at the Bel Acres Golf Course. Information coming shortly. Once again part of the proceeds will go to Winnipeg Foundation’s “Nourishing Potential” program. See the 2014 golf action here.