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Kenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry

The Kenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry is awarded annually as part of the New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards for a book of collected poems or for a single poem of substantial length published in book form.[1] It is named after Kenneth Slessor (1901–1971).

The prize currently comes with a A$30,000 cash award.[1]

Winners and ShortlistsEdit

2014Edit

  • Winner: Fiona HileNovelties, Hunter
  • Justin ClemensThe Mundiad, Hunter
  • Diane FaheyThe Stone Garden: poems from Clare, Clouds of Magellan
  • Liam Ferney – Boom, Grand Parade Poets
  • Kate MiddletonEphemeral Waters, Giramondo Publishing
  • Jessica WilkinsonMarionette: A biography of Miss Marion Davies, Vagabond Press

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Award winners:[2]

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