6 November 2015
The 2015 Express Media Awards
Please join us in recognising the accomplishments of young writers and to celebrate 30 years of Express Media at the 2015 Express Media Awards.
WHEN: THURSDAY DECEMBER 3 – 6:30PM
WHERE: THE WHEELER CENTRE – 176 LITTLE LONSDALE STREET, MELBOURNE VIC 3000
DRESS CODE: SMART CASUAL
The event will bring together the Express Media board, staff, volunteers and alumni, young writers participating in our programs and from within the broader literary community, friends, families and colleagues, for a night of acknowledgement and celebration.
Awards presented at the event include the winners of the coveted John Marsden/Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers and the Scribe Nonfiction Prize, as well as the best of Express Media publicationsVoiceworks, The Under Age, The Signal Express and Buzzcuts, and the inaugural Outstanding Achievement by a Young Person in the Literary Arts Award. Winners of these awards will receive prizes ranging from book packs and subscriptions, through to development and publication opportunities as well as cash prizes.
The 2015 Express Media Awards will also feature the launch of the Signal Express zine, Derailed, issue #102 of Voiceworks on the theme of ‘Defiance’, and a new fellowship in honour of our friend and past Voiceworks Editor, Kat Muscat.