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5 June 2023


Aurealis Awards 2022 winners announced

The winners of the Aurealis Awards, presented for science fiction, fantasy and horror writing published in 2022 in Australia, have been announced. Among the winning categories are: Best Fantasy Novel... Read more
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Neilma Sidney Travel Fund recipients announced

Writers Victoria has announced the ninth round of recipients for the Neilma Sidney Literary Travel Fund. The successful recipients, who share in a total of $58,675, are: Aimee Chan (NSW),... Read more
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Text Prize 2023 shortlist announced

The shortlist for the Text Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing, worth $10,000, has been announced. The shortlisted manuscripts are: ‘Upswell’ by Beth Amos (YA), about a 17-year-old surfer... Read more
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Parliamentary Friends of Australian Children's Storytelling host inaugural event x

The Parliamentary Friends of Australian Children’s Storytelling (PFACS) held its inaugural event at Parliament House on 24 May, with over 300 members of parliament (MPs), senators, staffers, and guests in... Read more


Young Rupert: The making of the Murdoch empire (Walter Marsh, Scribe) x

Rupert Murdoch’s influence is ubiquitous, yet the man himself remains oddly opaque. Contradictions abound. During his university days, he toyed with left-wing politics but soon moved to the right. He... Read more


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