Complete episode: Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts. Published Mondays to Saturdays.
May 12th, 2016
Episode 500 of 632 episodes
Novelist Charlotte Wood has won the very first Writer in Residence Fellowship at the University of Sydney’s Charles Perkins Centre, worth $100,000; family, loyalty and property prices in regional Australia are explored in a touring play, Boy Out Of The Country; an exhibition of costumes from The Dressmaker shows how frocks drive the plot of the film and we announce the winners of the Sydney Writers' Festival competition!
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