Calls for applications for the second Nature Conservancy Australia Writing Prize opened on Monday 16 July. The prize of $5000 is for an essay between 3,000 and 5,000 words exploring the author’s relationship and interaction with some aspect of the Australian landscape.
Annamaria Weldon won the inaugural competition with her essay “Threshold Country”. You can read it, or listen to the audio, via Cool Green Science where there are links to several of the short-listed essays.
- Anne Collins Anne Morgan art Backyards Bao Zhao Basho Birds Bob Brown Bob Jager. Bruny Island Environmental Network C.J.Denis Award Charlotte Wood Chinese poetry cloudcatchers collection of poems Dr Robert Pyle Duncan Merrilees Eric Rolls Forests Gina Mercer haibun haiku Hobart Bookshop Ian Jeanneret Ian Johnston Inverawe Island Japan John Bird Karen Knight landscape Lyn Reeves Mark Tredinnick Meryl Parker nature poetry nature writing Nigel Featherstone Northern Rivers Writers' Centre Olvar Wood painting paper wasp Pardalote Press pastoral poetry Patrice Newell Pete Hay Peter Grant Peter Shepherd photographs poetry Postcards from the Asylum Prizes prose publications Rachel Carson retreat Rohan Wilson Sandra Rofe sense of place Shambles Sharon Dean Stanley and Kaisa Breeden Tanya Massy tasmanian writers Tasmanian Writers' Centre Terry Whitebeach The Mozi The Nature Conservancy Verity La Watermark Literary Society Watersmeet Wildcare workshop workshops writing about place Zen of Place