2018 Award Shortlist

2018 Award Shortlist

2018 Colin Roderick Literary Award Shortlist

The winner of the 2018 Colin Roderick Literary Award will be announced at the Foundation's annual dinner event on Tuesday 30th October in Townsville, Queensland.

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The winner will be present to receive $20,000 and the silver H.T. Priestley Memorial Medal.

Click on the images below to read more about our shortlist entries and the judges' comments.


Lois Murphy
SOON
(Transit Lounge)

Tony Birch
COMMON PEOPLE
(University of Queensland Press)

Alexis Wright
TRACKER
(Giramondo Publishing

Claire Aman
BIRD COUNTRY
(Text Publishing)

Jock Serong
ON THE JAVA RIDGE
(Text Publishing)

Kim Scott
TABOO
(Pan Macmillan Australia)


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