Maisonneuve (magazine)

Winter 2010 issue cover
EditorMadi Haslam
CategoriesArts, ideas
Year founded2002
Based inMontreal, Quebec
LanguageCanadian English

Maisonneuve is an English-language general interest magazine based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.[1] It publishes eclectic stories of national and international scope on the arts, culture, and politics.

History and profile[]

Established in 2002[2] by Derek Webster, the magazine is named after Paul de Chomedey de Maisonneuve, the founder of Montreal. It defines its mandate as "to dissolve artistic borders between regions, countries, languages, and genres". Drew Nelles served as the or-in-chief of the magazine.[3] Selena Ross is the current or-in-chief.[4]

Maisonneuve has won many awards for its writing, covers, illustration, and photojournalism. It was named Magazine of the Year in 2005,[5] 2012,[6] and 2016[7] (National Magazine Awards), Small Magazine of the Year in 2006 (Editors' Choice Awards), and Newsstand Magazine of the Year (Canadian Newsstand Awards) in 2007, among many other awards for individual features.


  1. ^ "Vote for Canada's Best Magazine Cover. NMA 2016 Nominees". Magazine Awards. 31 May 2016. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  2. ^ Robert Lee Brewer (1 September 2015). 2016 Writer's Market: The Most Trusted Guide to Getting Published. F+W Media, Inc. p. 484. ISBN 978-1-59963-942-0. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  3. ^ "Maisonneuve print magazine celebrates ten-year anniversary". Masthead. Montreal. 4 April 2012. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  4. ^ "About us". Maisonneuve. Montreal. 26 April 2019. Retrieved 26 April 2019.
  5. ^ "Maisonneuve Wins Big at National Magazine Awards". Magazines Canada. 30 June 2005. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  6. ^ "National Magazine Awards Foundation announces winners of the 35th anniversary National Magazine Awards". Newswire. 7 June 2012. Retrieved 15 April 2017.
  7. ^ "National Magazine Awards Foundation announces the winners of the 39th annual National Magazine Awards". Newswire. 10 June 2016. Retrieved 15 April 2017.

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