News from the Creative Writing program

Ben Kunkler (Creative Writing PhD student) won the Affirm Press Prize for his novel in progress.

Sessional tutor Dr Chloe Wilson (Creative Writing post-doc) won the prestigious Griffith-University Josepehine Ulrick Prize.

Dr Jeanine Leane was a special guest at the Queensland Poetry Festival.

Dr Maria Tumarkin and Dr Amanda Johnson appeared at the MWF-UoM Mentors and Mentees Conference with Creative Writing doctoral student Laura McKay (and also UoM alumnus Tom Doig, now a doctoral student at Monash University).

Professor Kevin Brophy and Dr Amanda Johnson have been shortlisted in the Newcastle Poetry Prize.