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Laurie Steed

Laurie Steed is a novelist and short story writer from Perth. His work has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and published in Best Australian Stories, Award Winning Australian Writing, The Age, Meanjin, Westerly, Island, and elsewhere. He won the 2012 Patricia Hackett Prize for Fiction and is the recipient of fellowships from The University of Iowa, The Baltic Writing Residency, The Elizabeth Kostova Foundation, and Writers Victoria. His debut novel, You Belong Here was published in 2018 and was shortlisted for the 2018 Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards. His second book, Greater City Shadows, is the winner of the 2021 Henry Handel Richardson Flagship Fellowship for Short Story Writing from Varuna—The National Writers’ House.

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