Overland is pleased to announce the following judges for the prize:
Essay: Sarah Burnside, Overland editor Jacinda Woodhead, and the NUW’s Godfrey Moase
Short story: Overland fiction editor Jennifer MIlls and the NUW’s Emma Kerin
Poetry: Bonny Cassidy, Ali Alizadeh and the NUW’s Carina Garland
Graphic or cartoon: First Dog on the Moon and Sam Wallman
The Kingston Library is running a Short Story Writing Competition – to run from July 15-August 15, 2009 in 2 categories – young adult 15 to 20 years and adult 21 years and over. The theme is open and the word limit is 1500. They are finalizing the conditions of entry at the moment, so more info TBA.
The launch is on July 15 at Parkdale Library at 6.00pm. Paddy O’Reilly is the guest speaker and she will provide tips on entering a short story competition – good for members of the Mordialloc Writers Group and all others to attend.
The awards ceremony will be on August 31st, 2009 and Paul Mitchell will be guest speaker.