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Previously known as 'Prize Compositions', Literary Prizes have a long history at the University of Sydney with many of them dating from bequests left to the University at the beginning of the last century, bringing a sense of tradition to the awards.

List of prizes

  • Adrian Consett Stephen Memorial Prize
  • Beauchamp Prizes
  • Earle Page Constitutional Prize
  • Frederick Lloyd Memorial Prize
  • H.M. Moran Prize
  • Henry Lawson Prize for Poetry
  • Henry Lawson Prize for Prose
  • Nicholson Medal
  • Robert A. Dallen Prize
  • Venour V. Nathan Prize
  • The Wentworth Medal is closed for 2009

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Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 20 of 43
PreviewIssue DateTitleAuthor(s)
2014What’s Unique About the US Constitution? An Examination of the US Constitution’s Influence on the Australian ConstitutionDonohoe, Evin
2014The Politics of Visual Culture: Responses from the Artistic World to Lincoln’s Call for Emancipation of SlavesShoory, Natasha
2014Speaking bigotry to power: sticks, stones and the bounds of free speechGordon-Smith, Eleanor
2013Obesity and Diabetes: the Enemies WithinBrooks, Ben
2013‘To move or wither’: Edward Albee and the neo-AbsurdWilliams, Benjamin
2013Sin, Sacrifice and Sanctity: The Biblical Pursuit of Salvation in The Power and the GloryEskander, Athanasius
2013Popular Culture in Australia: The Ballets RussesDavidson, Pearl
2013Assaulting Matilda: a collection of sonnetsMildenhall, Alexandra
2013Boundless plainsNiumeitolu, Cecily
2013K-pop and Authoritarianism: Political Histories and Aesthetic Reflections in South KoreaPerkovic, Daniel
2012Publicness in the Age of New MediaHedemann, Christopher
2011Wild RydeWatson, David
2011West CoastWright, Fiona
2010Pessimism of the Intellect, Optimism of the Will: Reading the Ideas and Ideals of the New Student Leftd'Avigdor, Lewis
2010Iterations of a Riddle: The Reconciliation of Individual and Collective InterestsOppenheimer, Robert
2011Trapped by History: Randomness and Probability, Historical Paranoia and Technological Determinism in Thomas Pynchon's Gravity RainbowCuthbert, Neil
2012The Broken Estate or the Nameless Love: James Wood, Kevin Hart and the Bible's legacy in the WestLyons, Nathan
2012a chocolate bar and a bushfireGooch, Thomas
2012Inventing the Devil and Experiencing Emotion in Seventeenth Century EnglandSeto, Josephine
2012A Case of Natural Attraction: Tracing the appeal of the Lord Howe holiday since 1788Murray, Zoe
Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 20 of 43