By Jon Tjhia·In Awards & prizes·Thursday, 21st April 2011
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Watch video of the Premier Ted Bailleu’s announcement of changes to the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards.
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By Jo Case
Dublin-born author Colum McCann has won the â‚¬100,000 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award for his sixth novel, Let the Great World Spin. According to the judges' citation, the novel, set in Manhattan (where the author now lives) in 1974, “explores the lives of its multiple participants, from the grieving housewife to the addicted artist, the unconventional cleric to the prostitute brought low by…