At UNE Sydney in Parramatta, on Saturday14th October, we were delighted to launch ZineWest 2023.
Our judges, Luke Carman (Writing) and Maria Constantinescu (Art), announced their awards.
Cover Image by Sandra Borri.
We honour the judges for their dedicaton and thank the contributors and friends attending – supporting their colleagues, volunteering, reading. For those unable to come, you can order a contributor’s copy and more copies At our Shop.
Luke Carman gave his annual commentary on all the writing pieces and announced the following awards:
1st Place and Best Prose:
The Sound of Water by Adam Byatt
The River is a Mirror by Trish Jean
3rd Place and Best Poem
Amity by Mitch Browne
Dawn by Lisel Herrmann
A Way from where you live by Kristof Mikes-Lui
1942 by Geneva Valek
Joint winners –
The Feasting by Nicole Lenoir-Jourdan
Her vs Him by Paris Rosemont
Maria Constantinescu gave her commentary on the images published in the zine and announced the following awards:
Pelican at Dusk by Trish Jean
A Girl and Her Dog by Erin Macnaught
Going Places by Marina Robins
Photos to come!
We thank our sponsors and supporters including the Writing and Society Research Cenre at WSU, and our generous private donors.