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31 July 2023


Rewell wins 2023 Furphy Literary Award

The winners of the 2023 Furphy Literary Award have been announced. Journalist and copywriter Jen Rewell won this year’s $15,000 award for ‘Away to Me’, which judges described as an... Read more


Nib Literary Award 2023 longlist announced

The longlist for the 2023 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award, worth $40,000, has been announced. The longlisted titles are: An Intimate History of Evolution: The story of the... Read more
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New FNAWN Varuna fellowship, FNAWN Summit speakers announced

A new First Nations Australia Writers Network (FNAWN) Varuna Fellowship Program will offer six emerging or established members of FNAWN an all-expenses paid, fully catered one-week residency at Varuna in... Read more

Audiobook publisher RBmedia to be sold

In the US, private equity firm KKR is selling the audiobook publisher RBmedia to investment firm H.I.G Capital, reports Publishers Weekly. RBmedia is reportedly being sold for more than US$1... Read more
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Body Friend (Katherine Brabon, Ultimo) x

Katherine Brabon distinguished herself with her first novels, The Memory Artist and The Shut Ins, but she has surpassed these and reached an early career pinnacle with her enigmatically titled novel, Body Friend. If a... Read more


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