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The winners of the Melbourne Prize for Literature 2018, Best Writing Award 2018 and the new Readings Residency Award 2018 have been announced.
WINNER Melbourne Prize for Literature 2018
WINNER Best Writing Award 2018
Axiomatic, 2018 (Brow Books)
WINNER Readings Residency Award 2018
Jamie Marina Lau
The Melbourne Prize Trust congratulates the 2018 Prize and Award winners and all finalists.
Visit the free exhibition and get a catalogue to find out more about the following finalists. Click on the name of each finalist for more information.
The Atrium Federation Square
MELBOURNE PRIZE FOR LITERATURE 2018
BEST WRITING AWARD 2018
A. Frances Johnson
(NEW) READINGS RESIDENCY AWARD 2018
Jamie Marina Lau
Marlee Jane Ward
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The public have voted!
After a tally of public votes for a finalist in the Melbourne Prize for Literature 2018 & Awards to win the $4,000 Civic Choice Award 2018, the winner is Best Writing Award 2018 finalist Louise Milligan for her entered work — Cardinal, 2017 (MUP).
Congratulations from award partner Hardie Grant Books and the Melbourne Prize Trust.
The Melbourne Prize for Literature 2018 & Awards received record entries this year. The Melbourne Prize Trust would like to thank all entrants, nominators, the Victorian literary sector and the generosity of the 2018 Partners and Patrons whose support has made this year’s program possible.
28 May 2018
9 July 2018 at 5pm
ANNOUNCEMENT OF FINALISTS /
PUBLIC VOTING OPENS — CIVIC CHOICE AWARD 2018
12 September 2018
PUBLIC EXHIBITION OF FINALISTS
12 to 26 November 2018
ANNOUNCEMENT OF PRIZE
& AWARD WINNERS
14 November 2018
CIVIC CHOICE AWARD 2018
27 November 2018