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The Hon. Denis Paradis attends Governor General’s Literary Award presentation

Photo: Denis Paradis, Christian Guay-Poliquin (author of the novel  Le poids de la neige), Rémi Massé (MP for Avignon–La Mitis–Matane–Matapédia)

Photo: Denis Paradis, Christian Guay-Poliquin (author of the novel Le poids de la neige), Geoff Regan (Speaker of the House of Commons)

The Hon. Denis Paradis attends Governor General’s Literary Award presentation

Author Christian Guay-Poliquin, originally from Saint-Armand, received the 2017 Governor General’s Literary Award for his novel Le poids de la neige.  He was presented with the award on November 29, 2017, at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, by Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada.

“I was very pleased to have the opportunity to congratulate Christian for receiving the Governor General’s Literary Award and to show him around Parliament. His talent puts our region in the spotlight, and I wanted to thank him personally for doing so. Christian, it was a pleasure to meet with you.”