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Kudos for Food Arts: Lesley Chesterman

Jim Poris - May 2014

San Francisco—The prestigious Northern Lights Awards first prize for excellence in travel journalism in print goes to Lesley Chesterman for her “Ils Se Souviennent,” published in the July/August 2013 Food Arts. Chesterman traced the transformation of Montreal from a French food city to one that stands on its own and profiled the chef Norman Laprise who led the charge. Winners were announced at an awards luncheon in San Francisco in April by the Canadian Tourism Commission.

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Part I: Ils Se Souviennent: In Search of California, He Discovered Quebec
Part II: Ils Se Souviennent: A Distinct Society