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AusLit 1st Birthday

The Australian Literature Review, or AusLit for short, celebrates its 1st Birthday on June 14th. Below are birthday messages from a range of authors who have been involved with the site over the past year, in their own words. The authors … Continue reading

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On Story Openings (from AusLit Australian literature anthology)

The opening of a story is an important opportunity to grab a reader’s interest and raise an unanswered question (or several) which they will keep reading to find the answer(s) to. In this article, I will discuss some examples of … Continue reading

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AusLit Australian Literature Anthology

The line up for the AusLit Australian literature anthology, to be published in April, is as follows: Kerry Brown, Five Degrees From Happiness JJ Cooper, Vengeance Belinda Dorio, My Place Jo Hart, Angel Blood Rebecca James, The Birthday Fleur McDonald, … Continue reading

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Call For Submissions

The Australian Literature Review will be publishing an anthology of short stories around March 2011 to showcase a variety of fiction by Australian authors. This collection will feature stories from a mix of very experienced fiction writers, up-and-coming novelists and … Continue reading

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Best Rural/Small Town Short Story

Thankyou to everyone who entered the September short story competition. The winner is Adam Tucker for his story How Would They Get Rid of Him? Congratulations to Adam who has won personal feedback on his story from Fleur McDonald (Red Dust, … Continue reading

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Short Story Comp: Rural or Small Town Setting

This month The Australian Literature Review is accepting submissions for best short story with a rural or small town setting (1000-3000 words), as part of the Short Story Competition running in Sep, Oct and Nov. The winner will receive personal feedback from Fleur … Continue reading

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Short Story Competition

The Australian Literature Review is running a short story competition throughout September, October and November 2010. A winner will be announced on the final day of each month in the category selected for that month, with entries due by midnight on … Continue reading

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