Mary Anne Butler

Mary Anne Butler’s plays have won the Victorian Prize for Literature, Victorian Premier’s Drama Award, a stage AWGIE and two NT Chief Minister’s Book of the Year Awards.

She has been nominated for the Griffin Theatre Award and twice for the Nick Enright Award [NSW Literary Awards]. Mary Anne is a Sidney Myer Creative Fellow, an Arts NT Fellow, Winston Churchill Fellow, Regional Arts Fellow and Asialink Fellow.

She holds an MPhil in Creative Writing, an MEd in Arts Education, and is undertaking a PhD in Literature at Charles Darwin University, investigating how we write hope into the creative literature of the Anthropocene.

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Shane & Cathryn Brennan Prize Winner


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