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Maisonneuve Wins Five National Magazine Awards

June 8, 2013

Last night, Maisonneuve was pleased to be honoured five times at the 36th Annual National Magazine Awards. Maisy won two gold and three silver awards at the celebration in Toronto, the most we've ever taken home at a single NMA ceremony. Congratulations to all of the winners and nominees! 

Jonathan Montpetit's Notes From the End of the War, a dispatch from the last days of the Canadian mission in Afghanistan, won gold for Best Short Feature. 

Alison Motluk took home a gold in the Health & Medicine category for her investigative piece Is Egg Donation Dangerous? Maisy also received the silver in this category for Face the Music, in which Tim Falconer discovers the surprising science of tone deafness. 

Also honoured with a silver award were Susan Olding in Personal Journalism, who revisited Tolstoy's novel as she unraveled the memories of her own affair in her piece In Anna Karenina Furs; and Maisy's amazing art director Anna Minzhulina in the Magazine Covers category for her work on our Fall 2012 issue.

Here's a full list of our 14 nominations at this year's awards. 

Best Single Issue
Drew Nelles, Amelia Schonbek, Anna Minzhulina
Issue 43: Tenth Anniversary Issue

Magazine Covers
Anna Minzhulina
Issue 45: Fall 2012

Best New Magazine Writer
Chris Hampton
"The Place Where Art Sleeps" (Issue 45—Fall 2011)

Arts & Entertainment
Chandler Levack
"Visions of the Future" (Issue 44—Summer 2012)

Arts & Entertainment
John Semley
"The Heavy Revolution" (Issue 43—Spring 2012)

Best Short Feature
Jonathan Montpetit
"Notes From the End of the War" (Issue 45—Fall 2012)

Health & Medicine
Tim Falconer
"Face the Music" (Issue 43—Spring 2012)

Health & Medicine
Alison Motluk
"Is Egg Donation Dangerous?" (Issue 46—Winter 2012)

Investigative Reporting
Alison Motluk
"Is Egg Donation Dangerous?" (Issue 46—Winter 2012)

One of a Kind
Drew Nelles
"Wild Justice"  (Issue 44—Summer 2012)

Personal Journalism
Susan Olding
"In Anna Karenina Furs" (Issue 46—Winter 2012)

Politics & Public Interest
Andrea Bennett
"Unmasked" (Issue 46—Winter 2012)

Society
Eric Andrew-Gee
"What's Eating Little Portugal?" (Issue 45—Fall 2012)

Photojournalism & Photo Essay
Aaron Vincent Elkaim
"The Jews of Morocco" (Issue 46—Winter 2012)

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—Maisonneuve Nominated for 14 NMAs 
—Maisonneuve Wins Magazine of the Year at the 2012 NMAs
—An Acceptance Speech

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