AustLit logo
y separately published work icon ABC News [Online] periodical issue  
Issue Details: First known date: 2018... May 2018 of ABC News [Online] est. 2002 ABC News [Online]
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

Contents

* Contents derived from the 2018 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Nakkiah Lui Unleashes Vigilante Aboriginal Superhero 'Blackie Blackie Brown' in Her New Comedy, Patrick Carey , single work column

'"Your white meat is DONE, motherf***er!" The words, growled by an unseen protagonist, echo around Sydney Theatre Company's Wharf 2 theatre.'

Miles Franklin Literary Award : Peter Carey in Running to Win a Fourth Time, Patrick Carey , single work column

'This year's longlist for the Miles Franklin Literary Award features three previous winners — Michelle de Kretser, Peter Carey, and Kim Scott — alongside eight other established writers.' 

2017 Patrick White Playwrights' Awards Won by Kim Ho and Sue Smith, Patrick Carey , single work column

'Twenty two-year-old Sydney-born Melbourne-based writer and performer Kim Ho has won this year's Patrick White Playwrights' Award, announced at a ceremony at Sydney's Roslyn Packer Theatre on Monday night — where his winning play, Mirror's Edge, also received a rehearsed reading.'

Australian Short Film All These Creatures Wins Palme D'Or at Cannes Film Festival, Dee Jefferson , single work column

'Thirty-six year-old Sydney filmmaker Charles Williams has won the top prize in the short film category at Cannes, with his 13-minute drama All These Creatures.'

La Mama Theatre Vows to Rebuild After Fire Destroys Iconic Carlton Venue, Yvette Gray , Dan Harrison , single work column

'Staff at Carlton's iconic La Mama Theatre have vowed to rebuild after a fire which destroyed its Faraday Street base on Saturday morning.'

Australian Play Lost Boys Explores Same-sex Marriage and History of Gay Hate Attacks, Michaela Boland , single work column

'Same-sex marriage might be legal now, but the 'yes' vote did not bury Australia's grim history of anti-gay violence.'

Star of The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith Actor Barlang Lewis Dies Age 59, single work obituary

'Well-known Northern Territory Indigenous actor and musician Barlang Lewis has died aged 59.'

Perth Festival Appoints Iain Grandage as New Artistic Director from 2020, Andrea Mayes , single work column

'Celebrated Australian composer Iain Grandage has been named as the new artistic director of the Perth Festival from 2020, taking the reins at a tumultuous time for WA's highest-profile arts festival as it faces economic constraint and increased competition from the Fringe festival.' 

Nevermoor by First-time Novelist Jessica Townsend Wins Book of the Year at Australian Book Industry Awards, Dee Jefferson , single work column

'Queensland writer Jessica Townsend has continued her saga of success, taking three major gongs at the Australian Book Industry Awards for her debut novel Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow (Hachette Australia).'

Wheeler Centre Announces New $150,000 Funding Initiative for Emerging Writers, Patrick Carey , single work column

'To mark its eighth year of operation, the Wheeler Centre is this week launching The Next Chapter: a funding initiative designed to "scale up" the centre's impact on the literary scene in this country and foster a new generation of writers.' 

Breath Review : Simon Baker's Directorial Debut Is a Nostalgic Tribute to Surf Culture but Has Rare Moments That Shine, Jason Di Russo , single work review

'Perhaps some books aren't meant to be adapted for the screen. Or at least not on your first attempt as a feature director.' 

NSW Premier's Literary Awards : Kim Scott and Bram Presser Scoop up Accolades, Dee Jefferson , single work column

'Melbourne writer, criminal lawyer and punk rocker Bram Presser has won three of the 12 categories in the NSW Premier's Literary Awards.' 

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Last amended 25 May 2018 08:28:48
Newspapers:
    Powered by Trove
    X