South Australian author Dr Cath Kenneally has been awarded $30,000 as the first Copyright Agency J.M. Coetzee Writing Fellow at the University of Adelaide.

Made possible with funding from the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund, the fellowship will provide Dr Kenneally a six-month residency at the J.M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice (at the University of Adelaide). During this time, she will provide masterclasses to students in the Discipline of English and Creative Writing whilst also working on a new novel.

This award is the first of three fellowships to be awarded to mid-career South Australian authors over the next three years.

To read the media release in full, click on the link below.

Copyright Agency J.M Coetzee Writing Fellow Media Release

 

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