It seems unlikely that Kristina Keneally will still be NSW Premier in about a week’s time, but nevertheless the nominees for the 2011 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards were announced this week.
In the Script Writing Award category, worth $30,000, the nominees are:
Glen Dolman, Hawke (The Film Company)
Michael Miller, The Hero’s Standard, East West 101 (Knapman Wyld TV, SBS)
John Misto, Sisters of War (Sisters of War Pty Ltd)
Debra Oswald, Offspring (Southern Star Entertainment)
Samantha Strauss, Dance Academy, Episode 13: Family (Werner Film Productions)
Shirley Barrett, South Solitary (Macgowan Films)
The winners will be announced at the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards dinner on the 16 May, during the 2011 Sydney Writers’ Festival.