2009 ALS Gold Medal

Susan Wyndham, of "The Sydney Morning Herald", has announced that the shortlisted works for the 2009 Australian Literature Society Gold Medal have been released.

The shortlist is as follows:
Her Father's Daughter by John Clanchy (UQP)
The Spare Room by Helen Garner (Text)
House of Exile by Evelyn Juers (Giramondo)
Divine Comedy: Journeys through a Regional Geography by John Kinsella (UQP)
The Slap by Christos Tsiolkas (Allen & Unwin)
Telling a Hawk from a Handsaw by Chris Wallace Crabbe (Carcenet)

No word at this time as to when the winner will be announced. You can see the list of previous winners on Wikipedia.

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