1999 Governor General's Awards
The winners of the 1999 Governor General's Literary Awards were announced by Jean-Louis Roux, chairman, and Shirley Thomson, director of the Canada Council for the Arts, at a press conference held on November 16 at the National Library of Canada. Each winner received a cheque for CA$10,000.
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- "Matt Cohen wins G-G for an idea he 'wished he hadn't had'". The Globe and Mail, November 17, 1999.
- "G-G awards shortlist gets shorter: Winners announced today". National Post, November 16, 1999.
- "Nominee list". Hamilton Spectator, October 20, 1999.
- "Literary winners applaud cultural funding at Governor General's Awards". Waterloo Region Record, November 17, 1999.