2020 AUHE Prize in Literary Scholarship Shortlist

The judging panel for the 2020 AUHE Prize for Literary Scholarship are pleased to announce the following shortlist from what was an extremely strong field:


Ken Gelder and Rachael Weaver, The Colonial Kangaroo Hunt (Miegunyah Press)

Brigid Magner, Locating Australian Literary Memory (Anthem Press)

Fiona Morrison, Christina Stead and the Matter of America (Sydney University Press)

Emily Potter, Writing Belonging at the Millennium (Intellect)

Paul Sharrad, Thomas Keneally’s Career and the Literary Machine (Anthem Press)

Anthony Uhlmann, J.M. Coetzee: Truth, Meaning, Fiction (Bloomsbury)


Commended: Joseph Cummins, The ‘Imagined Sound’ of Australian Literature and Music (Anthem Press)