The Northern Territory Library congratulates this year’s finalists for the 2011 Northern Territory Literary Awards.
The Territory’s best poems, short stories, scripts, essays and screenplays received from across Central Australia, Tennant Creek, Katherine and Darwin have been judged from a record field of over 300 entries.
The 2011 finalists are:
Dymocks Arafura Short Story Award
Dymocks Red Earth Poetry Award
Kaye Aldenhoven (x2)
Dymocks Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Writers’ Award:
Charles Darwin University Bookshop Travel Short Story Award:
Charles Darwin University Essay Award:
Adelle Barry (x2)
Kath Manzie Youth Literary Award:
Kierra-Jay Power (x4)
Darwin Festival Script Award:
Birch Carroll and Coyle Screenwriting Award:
The winners of the 2011 Northern Territory Literary Awards will be announced on May 12 at a ceremony held at Parliament House.