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Young writers get inspired at SLQ’s inaugural Young Writers Conference

On Saturday 25 November, 100 young writers gathered at the State Library of Queensland for the inaugural Young Writers Conference, and the 2017 Young Writers Award ceremony. While the Young Writers Award—which is open to writers aged 15 to 25—is now in its twenty-first year, the Young Writers Conference is a new initiative from SLQ’s … Read more

Young Writers Award winner

Congratulations Rebecca Jessen, winner of the SLQ Young Writers Award 2012! Rebecca has been awarded the prestigious State Library of Queensland Young Writers Award 2012 and $2000 for her short story Gap. As we celebrate the National Year of Reading, the Young Writers Award is one of Queensland’s premier opportunities to nurture and showcase young … Read more