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

People’s Choice

The Cellar Door

The Cottager

The Hub

Best of the Best: Magazine of the Year

Canada’s History

Geez

Conservator

Congratulations to all nominees, the judges worked very hard at their task. Award winners will be announced May 28, 2015.

 

Breaking News

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.