IFWTWA 2019 Excellence in Journalism Award Winner Announced
Jacqui Gibson from Wellington, New Zealand wins Excellence in Journalism Award
By: International Food Wine and Travel Writers Assoc
The 2019 Excellence in Journalism Award goes to Jacqui Gibson for her article "The Kings of Creole," which appeared in Heritage New Zealand magazine. "The Kings of Creole" tells the story of New Orleans chefs and food historians who worked to preserve the city's unique culinary heritage in the years following the catastrophic devastation of Hurricane Katrina. This inspiring and compelling story is one of remarkable determination and cultural resilience.
The many entries submitted made 2019 an extremely competitive year for the Excellence in Journalism Awards, exemplifying the professional journalistic standards that IFWTWA members consistently strive to meet.
Ms. Gibson received an award certificate, press and social media coverage, and a US$500 cash prize. See her article here https://static1.squarespace.com/
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