Congratulations to all winners of the PM’s Literary Awards. A special shout-out to Helen Trinca, whose moving portrait of growing up in Perth can be read soon in Griffith Review 47: Looking West (Feb 2015). A round of applause too for Richard Flanagan who donated $40,000 prize money to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation and Bob Graham for donating $10,000 to the Asylum Seekers Resource Centre.
And congratulations also to the winners of the 2014 Queensland Literary Awards. Look out for winner of the Non-Fiction Book Award, Paul Ham, in Griffith Review 48: Enduring Legacies.