The longlist of the 2021 Miles Franklin Literary Award, worth $60,000, has been announced. The shortlist will be announced on 16 June, with the winner announcement to follow on 15 July.
The Stella Prize is an annual prize that celebrates and promotes the excellence of Australian women's writing. The 2021 Stella Prize saw over 160 entries. This year's Stella's judges were Zoya Patel (Chair), Jane Harrison, Elizabeth McCarthy, Ian See and Tamara Zimet.