Inaugural Scribe & Varuna residency fellows announced
The recipients of the inaugural Scribe & Varuna residency and mentorship program have been announced.
The writers and their projects are:
- Liana Joy Christensen, for ‘See the Islands’
- Francesca Rendle-Short, for ‘Floating towards Noah’s Ark’
- Annabel Stafford, for ‘Dr Webster & Mr Neville’.
The winners, who were chosen from 40 manuscripts submitted by writers across Australia, will complete a Varuna residency combined with an intensive mentorship with Scribe editors.
As previously reported by Books+Publishing, the inaugural program focuses on nonfiction, specifically popular science, micro-history and history from the perspectives of diverse voices.
For more information, visit the Varuna website here.
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