Taylor Lambert

former freelance journalist,

now investigative/enterprise producer
for cbc edmonton

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recent work

Connect Care was supposed to revolutionize
Alberta Health Services. Then came the pandemic.

      CBC Edmonton, 30 Oct 2022

DNA-assisted mug shots in law enforcement are based on
dubious science. So why would Edmonton police use them?

      CBC Edmonton, 7 Oct 2022

‘We see you’: On patrol with Bear Clan
      The Sprawl, 9 Aug 2022

‘I’m a bad boy’: The Stephen Carter story
      The Sprawl, 20 Jul 2022

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

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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...