Ahmad Saidullah was shortlisted for the Danuta Gleed Literary Award for Happiness and Other Disorders, his first short story collection, along with Rebecca Rosenblum, Pasha Malla, Ian Colford, and Betsy Trumpener. Pasha Malla won the Gleed. Ian and Rebecca were the runners up. The winners announced in Calgary at the Writers Union AGM on May 23, 2009.
Congratulations, Pasha, Ian and Rebecca.
Some notices about the shortlist:
Rebecca Rosenblum blog