Writers anxious as a Book Award is edited

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Madeleine Dore

Opportunities for writers and state profile are diminished by the decision to reduce a significant award to a biannual format.

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The WA Premier's Book Awards will be shifted to a biannual format with no award in 2015 but a 2016 award for works published in 2014 and 2015.

About the author

Madeleine Dore is a freelance writer and founder of Extraordinary Routines, an interview project exploring the intersection between creativity and imperfection. She is the previous Deputy Editor at ArtsHub. Follow her on Twitter at @RoutineCurator