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Brennan wins CHASS Australia Book Prize 2018 for ‘A Writing Life’

Bernadette Brennan has won the Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences’ (CHASS) 2018 Australia Book Prize, for her book A Writing Life: Helen Garner and Her Work (Text).

Brennan’s book was chosen from a shortlist of three. She was announced as the winner at the 2018 CHASS Australia Prizes Dinner on 29 October in Melbourne.

The $3500 prize is part of the CHASS Australia Prizes program, which aims to draw international attention to Australia’s achievements in the humanities, arts and social sciences.

For more information on the prize, see the website.



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