Adelaide Writers’ Week is over already but the Adelaide Festival continues. Congratulations to everyone involved with Writers’ Week – Laura Kroetsch, our own Sean Williams, all the local, interstate and overseas writers who took part in the program.
Well done to all the shortlisted writers and the eventual winners of the Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature, in particular, eKIDnas:
Rosanne Hawke was awarded the Children’s Literature Award for her novel Taj and the Great Camel Trek.
Vikki Wakefield was awarded the Young Adult Fiction Award for All I Ever Wanted.
Janeen Brian was awarded the Carclew Fellowship for the development of a three pieces of work; an historical picture book, a poetry-picture book and an anthology of children’s poems.
Congratulations also to fellow South Aussies Nicki Bloom and Margaret Merrilees.