NSW Premiers Award Shortlist
The 2012 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards shortlist has been announced. Aimed at increasing community involvement within the arts, the awards celebrate Australian artistic talent and achievement. The winners for the awards, now in its 34th year, will be announced on the 30th of November.
Christina Stead Prize ($40,000) – (The People’s Choice Award will be chosen from this award.)
UTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing ($5,000)
|Edwina Shaw,Thrill Seekers|
Douglas Stewart Prize ($40,000)
Kenneth Slessor Prize ($30,000)
Patricia Wrightson Prize ($30,000)
Ethel Turner Prize ($30,000)
Play Award ($30,000)
Vanessa Bates, Porn.Cake.
|Angela Betzien, War Crimes||Lally Katz, Neighbourhood Watch|
|Verity Laughton, The Sweetest Thing||Joanna Murray-Smith, The Gift||Lachlan Philpott, Silent Disco|
Scriptwriting Award ($30,000)
|Peter Duncan, Rake (Episode 1): R v Murray||Shaun Grant, Snowtown||Michelle Offen, East West 101: The Price of Salvation|
Community Relations Commission for a Multicultural NSW Award ($20,000)