Australian Literary Studies PhD Essay Prize
This $700 cash prize is open to current PhD students and PhD graduates who have completed since August 2019. The prize includes mentoring to publication and a complimentary subscription to our journal.
Scholars from diverse background are warmly encouraged to apply.
We particularly seek essays that respond to the journal's areas of interest, including:
- First Nations and trans-Indigenous literary studies
- The uses and value of literary works and literary criticism
- Literary reception and book history
- The future of Literary Studies as a discipline
- Intersectional approaches to gender and literature
Essays should be between 5,000-10,000 words in length. Please follow our submission guidelines.
To apply, email your essay to email@example.com by 2 August 2021.