Recent media releases
ntries are now open for Australia’s richest prize for biographical writing and memoir – the National Biography Award 2016, with $25,000 awarded to the winner and $1,000 for each shortlisted author.
The State Library of NSW announces that the inaugural $30,000 DX Lab Fellowship - the first of its kind to be offered by an Australian cultural organisation - has been awarded to Elisa Lee and Adam Hinshaw.
“I’m done for”! A letter fragment containing these fatal last words of inland explorer Harold Lasseter, discovered attached to his dead body in 1931, will go on public display for the first time.
Captain Cook’s shoe buckle and a rare convict letter are among the extraordinary items from the State Library’s world-renowned collection heading to primary schools in the Great Lakes and Manning region from 23 to 25 November.
The State Library of NSW is staging the first major retrospective of premier Australian rock photographer Tony Mott, featuring 300 images from his extraordinary archive.
The State Library of NSW announces a new $30,000 digital fellowship, the first of its kind to be offered by an Australian cultural organisation.