Taylor Lambert

freelance journalist
calgary alberta canada

the calgarian podcast

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recent work

The Other Jason: Nixon’s Rocky Ascent to Power
      The Sprawl, 26 Mar 2022

This is ‘Kenneyism’
      The Tyee, 17 Jan 2022

Meet Calgary’s new mayor: Who is Jyoti Gondek?
      The Sprawl, 9 Oct 2021

Old-growth logging in endangered Alberta caribou
habitat ‘flies in the face of common sense,’ critics say

      The Narwhal, 24 Sept 2021

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awards + nominations

2020 National Magazine Awards

nominated, Long-Form Feature - The Young Zealot (The Sprawl)

2020 Alberta Magazine Publishers Assoc. Awards

silver, Best Alberta Story - Looking Toward The Future Of Stampede (Avenue Calgary)

2018 City of Calgary W.O. Mitchell Book Prize

winner - Darwin’s Moving (NeWest, 2017)

2018 Alberta Book Publishing Awards

runner-up, Non-fiction - Darwin’s Moving (NeWest, 2017)

2018 Alberta Magazine Publishers Assoc. Awards

nominated, Best Short Feature - Trade and Turmoil in the Age of Trump (UAlberta Business Magazine)

2017 Alberta Magazine Publishers Assoc. Awards

 silver, Best Alberta Feature - Coming Through Slaughter (Swerve)

nominated, Best Long Feature - The Demise of Seventeenth Avenue (Swerve)

werds in

Hazlitt, The Narwhal, The Tyee, The Sprawl, Maisonneuve, Canadaland, Alberta Views, The Walrus, Vice News, National Post, Globe and Mail, CBC Calgary, Calgary Herald, Swerve, Avenue Calgary, Avenue Edmonton, UAlberta Business, Alberta Oil, Azure...