Prime Minster’s Literary Awards Winners

The Prime Minster's Literary Awards celebrate the important contribution Australian writers, poets, illustrators and historians make to the Australian cultural and intellectual landscape.

The winners of the 2017 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards have been announced at a ceremony in Canberra on December 1st. Each winner was chosen from shortlists announced in November. The winners in each category receive $80,000 and the shortlisted writers receive $5000. Winning Titles: Fiction Their Brilliant Careers (Ryan O’Neill, Black Inc.) Poetry Headwaters (Anthony

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Prime Minister’s Literary Awards 2017 Shortlist

The Prime Minister’s Literary Awards shortlist for 2017 has been announced.

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Minister for the Arts Mitch Fifield have announced the shortlist for the 2017 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. Of over 450 entries submitted, the judges have selected 30 literary pieces across six categories, covering a breadth of topics including; inspiring true stories, lyrical poetry, visual storytelling and undiscovered journeys. This

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Prime Minister’s Literary Awards Shortlist 2016

The Prime Minister’s Literary Awards shortlist for 2017 has been announced.

The Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and the Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield have announced the shortlists for the 2016 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. Thirty books have been recognised across the six award categories. The Prime Minister’s Literary Awards celebrate outstanding literary talent in Australia and the valuable contribution Australian literature and history makes to the

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