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Celebrate NAIDOC Week

In honour of NAIDOC week and celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements, we've put together a list of titles that have been nominated in past years for the biennial Victorian Premier's Literary Award for Indigenous Writing and are available in our collections:

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Past Winners & Nominees of the Victorian Premier's Literary Award for Indigenous Writing

Ghost River
by Tony Birch
2016 Winner!
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Heat and Light
by Ellen van Neerven
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Mullumbimby
by Melissa Lucashenko
2014 Winner!
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The Promise
by Tony Birch
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Calypso Summer
by Jared Thomas
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Am I Black Enough For You
by Anita Heiss
2012 Winner!
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The Boundary
by Nicole Watson
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For more information on NAIDOC, please visit their website at http://www.naidoc.org.au/.

For more information on the Victorian Premier's Literary Award for Indigenous Writing, please visit the WheelerCenter website by clicking here.