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The 2018 Dorothy Hewett Award Ceremony

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Banquet Hall, The University Club

Hackett Drive

Crawley, WA 6009

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UWA Publishing and Perth Writers Week invite you to The 2018 Dorothy Hewett Award ceremony.

UWA Publishing's Dorothy Hewett for an Unpublished Manuscript is a national prize worth $10,000. It is a rare, multi-genre award open to fiction, creative non-fiction and poetry. The first winner of the award, Extinctions by Josephine Wilson, went on to win the Miles Franklin Literary Award. Celebrate new writing with UWA Publishing and the previous winners, Josephine Wilson and Odette Kelada, at the announcement of the third Dorothy Hewett Award.

A complementary glass of sparkling wine will be served upon arrival.

The 2018 shortlisted writers are:

  • Teresa Bell (NSW; fiction)
  • Angela Gardner (QLD; poetry)
  • Kate Gordon (TAS; poetry)
  • Louise Helfgott (WA; fiction)
  • Julie Watts (WA; poetry)

This event is presented as part of the Perth Writers Week. The 2018 Dorothy Hewett Award is supported by the Copyright Agency and The Monthly.

Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram with the hashtags #uwapublishing #dorothyhewettaward #DHA18 and #perthfestww.

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Banquet Hall, The University Club

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