Dorothy Hewett Award Winner

Congratulations to Dr Odette Kelada, Lecturer (Creative Writing and Racial Literacy) who won the Dorothy Hewett Award which was announced at the Perth Writers Festival on 25 February.

The prize is a publishing contract with UWA Publishing for the novel Drawing Sybylla and $10,000 courtesy of the Copyright Agency Limited Cultural Fund.
The novel will be published in October 2017.

Here is a link to an interview where she talk about the book:

Radio National interview Books and Art

http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/booksandarts/dorothy-hewett-award/8301738