9 September - Calibre Essay Prize winner Grace Karskens in conversation with Mark McKenna
Grace Karskens, award-winning historian and winner of the 2019 Calibre Essay Prize, discusses her powerful essay ‘Nah Doongh’s Song’ with historian Mark McKenna.
When: 6 for 6.30 pm on Monday 9 September 2019
Where: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road Glebe NSW 2037
Bookings: This event is presented by Gleebooks and tickets are $12 (full price) / $9 (concession/ABR subscribers) / or free for gleeclub members. Bookings can be made via the Gleebooks website or by calling them on (02) 9660 2333
11 September - ABR Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize ceremony
The winner of the 2019 Jolley Prize (worth a total of $12,500) will be announced at a special event on 11 September at Readings Hawthorn. The ceremony starts at 6 for 6.15 pm and will feature readings by the three shortlisted authors - Sonja Dechian, Raaza Jamshed, and Morgan Nunan - before award-winning author Maxine Beneba Clarke reveals the overall winner. Light refreshments provided.
For more information about the shortlisted writers and the 2019 Jolley Prize, click here.
Where:Readings Hawthorn, 701 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Victoria, 3122
ABR gratefully acknowledges the support of Mr Ian Dickson.