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Award Winners

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing

The Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing is sponsored by CN and supported by the Politics and the Pen gala. The $25,000 prize is awarded annually for a book of literary nonfiction that captures a political subject of relevance to Canadian readers and has the potential to shape or influence thinking on Canadian political life.

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing 2021

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing 2019

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing 2018

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing 2017

Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing 2016