Awards & prizes
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Community History Awards
The Public Record Office of Victoria is administering this year’s Community History Awards, which previously were hosted by Information Victoria. Presented by the Royal Historical Society of Victoria, the awards “recognise the contributions made by Victorians to the preservation of Victoria’s heritage”.
Although books dominate the award winners' lists, winners also include CDs, museum exhibitions and, among last year’s winners, a local history tour…
Be a Part of the Premier’s 21
Have you read Rohan Wilson’s bloodthirsty account of the ‘black wars’ in Tasmania, The Roving Party? Do you agree with Cordelia Fine’s take on the science of the sexes in Delusions of Gender? Are you still dreaming of Ireland after reading Libby Hart’s This Floating World? This year, as part of the Premier’s 21 campaign being held in conjunction with the…
Congratulations in Brief
Bob Franklin has taken out the Shadows Award for Long Fiction for his novel, Under Stones, published by Affirm Press. The Awards are administered by the Australian Horror Writers Association.
Literary journal The Lifted Brow has taken out the ‘Read’ category of the Thousands Awards. The journal “infallibly combines discerning journalism with short fiction, poetry, music and art”, according to the Thousands website.
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