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Liminal & Pantera Press nonfiction prize longlist announced

The longlist for the inaugural $10,000 Liminal & Pantera Press Nonfiction Prize has been announced.

The longlisted writers are:

  • André Dao
  • Barry Corr
  • Brandon K Liew
  • Elizabeth Flux
  • Frankey Chung
  • Grace Ugamay
  • Hannah Wu
  • Hassan Abul
  • Jon Tjhia
  • Kasumi Borczyk
  • Lou Garcia-Dolnik
  • Lucia Tường Vy Nguyễn
  • Lujayn Hourani
  • Lur Alghurabi
  • Mykaela Saunders
  • Ouyang Yu
  • Ruby-Rose Pivet-Marsh
  • Ryan Gustafsson
  • Suneeta Peres da Costa
  • Veronica Heritage-Gorrie.

The winner of the Liminal & Pantera Press Nonfiction Prize will receive $10,000 and the runner-up will receive $2000. Along with the longlisted writers, who each receive $300, the winner and runner-up will be published in an essay collection to be published in 2022.

Judged by Brian Castro, Maddee Clark and Shakira Hussein, the inaugural prize called for writing responding to the theme of ‘Archive’ and was open to First Nations writers and writers of colour.

For more information on the prize, see Liminal’s website.


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