Barry Marshall from ABC Radio National joined us last week for the presentation of the inaugural Writing WA Literary Lions Medal. He spoke briefly to each of the three finalists – Rachel Bin Salleh, Gary de Piazzi and Lesley Reece – and you can listen to the interviews below.
Rachel Bin Salleh, following the announcement that she had won the Medal and $10,000 cash prize. LISTEN HERE
Lesley Reece, speaking about the invaluable work of the Literature Centre and the importance of literature in our culture:
Gary de Piazzi discussing what it means to be a poet in 2020.