Translator honoured by the French; a Jules Verne classic from Australia; new life for critics' prize
Jason Steger Tanner's home from home; optimism about print; when Dimitris met Laurie; and the PEN boss comes to town.
Susan Wyndham Although the Stella Prize was launched three years ago to recognise both fiction and nonfiction by Australian women, fiction in all its forms dominates the longlist released on Tuesday.
Jason Steger Dimitris Tsaloumas won a National Book Council award for The Observatory and later the Patrick White award for a writer deemed not to have been sufficiently recognised.
Ron Cerabona Literary news in Canberra.
Jason Steger The creator of such subversive characters as Old Tom, Mr Chicken and Horrible Harriet has been named as the next Australian Children's Laureate.
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Jason Steger John Hirst, leading Australian historian and public intellectual, has died at the age of 73.
Frank O'Shea The latest in top-notch science writing across a range of fields.
LOCAL cricket star Ryan Yates has recently returned from a tour of New Zealand with the Northern NSW ...
Attention would be flying cadets - 317 Squadron (City of Taree) Australian Air Force Cadets is conducting its ...
LOVELY surprises still happen when you’re 91 years-of-age. When Beryl Murray was called by Melbourne author Jacqueline Dinan ...
GLOUCESTER Shire Council has paid just over $6000 compensation for the scrap metal lost following the fatal truck ...
Dr Gillespie has voiced his “personal concerns” over the state government’s proposed merger between Dungog and Gloucester.