The Prime Minister's Literary Awards celebrate outstanding literary talent in Australia and the valuable contribution Australian literature and history makes to the nation's cultural and intellectual life.

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Hear insights about Australian literature at a special author event featuring 2017 Prime Minister’s Literary Award winners.
The winners of the 2017 Prime Minister's Literary Awards have been announced!
We take a look back at how the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards have grown over the last 10 years.
Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull and Minister for the Arts Mitch Fifield have announced the shortlist for the 2017 Prime Minister...

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