Geoff Rodoreda’s The Mabo Turn in Australian Fiction wins ASAL first book award

Geoff Rodoreda’s The Mabo Turn in Australian Fiction has won the Association for the Study of Australian Literature’s Alvie Egan Award 2019!

The award goes to the best first book of literary scholarship by an early career researcher (ECR) on an Australian subject published in the preceding two years.

Read about the award and the 2019 shortlist here.

Congratulations to Geoff!

 

 

Geoff’s PhD research, which formed the basis for this book, is also the recipient of two other prizes:

Association of Anglophone Postcolonial Studies (GAPS) Dissertation Award 2018

Association for Australian Studies (Gesellschaft für Australienstudien; GASt) dissertation award 2018

Read about his award-winning book here.

 

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