Alice has been awarded the Writers Guild of Alberta’s Golden Pen Award. The award is presented to acknowledge the lifetime achievements of an outstanding Alberta writer. Past recipients have been George Melnyk, Fred Stenson, Aritha van Herk, Robert Kroetsch, Merna Summers, Myrna Kostash, Grant MacEwan, W.O. Mitchell, and Rudy Wiebe.
The award will be presented at the WGA’s annual gala in Calgary, June 6.