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‘The Lifted Brow’ & RMIT non/fictionLab Prize for Experimental Nonfiction shortlist announced

Melbourne-based publisher and literary magazine the Lifted Brow has announced the shortlist for its Prize for Experimental Nonfiction.

The shortlisted works are:

  • ‘Occupy’ by Ashley Lee
  • ‘List of the Affected’ by Emily Kellogg
  • ‘big beautiful female theory’ by Eloise Grills
  • ‘Root Bed’ by Cassandra Rockwood-Rice
  • ‘Bad Weather’ by Harriet McInerney
  • ‘Dick Talk’ by Mira Schlosberg
  • ‘we need to talk about Antarctica’ by Bella Klaver
  • ‘To Un Fold A Body Of Small Talks’ by jessie berry-porter
  • ‘Provision’ by Nikkola Mikocki-Bleeker.

The winner will receive $5000 and publication in the September issue of the Lifted Brow. Two runners-up will each receive $500 and the opportunity to discuss their pieces with the Lifted Brow‘s editors.

The Experimental Nonfiction Prize seeks to ‘unearth new, audacious, authentic and/or inauthentic voices’ from Australia and around the world’. This year’s winner will be chosen by judges Nadja Spiegelman, Ander Monson and Ellena Savage.

To view the longlisted works, click here. For more information about the award, click here.



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