The news we were waiting for has arrived. PM’s Literary Awards winners were announced.
Fiction (joint winners)
Nonfiction (joint winners)
Moving among Strangers (Gabrielle Carey, UQP)
Australian history (joint winners)
Drag Down to Unlock or Place an Emergency Call (Melinda Smith, Pitt Street Poetry)
Young adult fiction
Several authors announced plans to donate their prize-winnings, with Flanagan donating $40,000 to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation and Bob Graham donating $10,000 to the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre.