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The Australian University Heads of English and the estate of Vivian Robert de Vaux Voss are pleased to call for nominations to the second annual Voss Literary Prize. The prize, for the best novel published in Australia in 2014, carries a significant cash prize and will be presented at the AUHE AGM in November 2015. A nomination form and details of entry can be found at vossliteraryprize.com. Entries must be received by COB, 3 July 2015.
At the Stella Prize, Veronica Sullivan has stepped up from Assistant Manager into the role of Stella Prize Manager for a year from 1 June 2015 to cover Megan Quinlan’s maternity leave. The Stella Prize wishes Megan all the best with her new baby and congratulates Veronica on her promotion. A new Assistant Manager will be announced shortly.
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