Translator honoured by the French; a Jules Verne classic from Australia; new life for critics' prize
Jason Steger Tanner's home from home; optimism about print; when Dimitris met Laurie; and the PEN boss comes to town.
Susan Wyndham Although the Stella Prize was launched three years ago to recognise both fiction and nonfiction by Australian women, fiction in all its forms dominates the longlist released on Tuesday.
Jason Steger Dimitris Tsaloumas won a National Book Council award for The Observatory and later the Patrick White award for a writer deemed not to have been sufficiently recognised.
Ron Cerabona Literary news in Canberra.
Jason Steger The creator of such subversive characters as Old Tom, Mr Chicken and Horrible Harriet has been named as the next Australian Children's Laureate.
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Jason Steger John Hirst, leading Australian historian and public intellectual, has died at the age of 73.
Frank O'Shea The latest in top-notch science writing across a range of fields.
The Department of Planning and Environment has fined Yennora Distribution Park for breaching their noise management plan.
A 21-year-old man has been injured and four others evacuated after a house fire in Fairfield East overnight.
A new business hub to be built in West Hoxton is expected to create more than 800 jobs ...
New figures on dementia prevalence show that more people than ever will be living with the condition this ...