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Panagiotis Papathanasiou Panagiotis Papathanasiou i(A114358 works by) (a.k.a. Peter Papathanasiou)
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Born in the northern Greek region of Macedonia and adopted by an Australian family as a baby, Peter Papathanasiou studied mathematics and science at university, completing a PhD in biomedical science. Following a period at Stanford University, Papathanasiou attended a novel-writing course at The New School, New York.

Papathanasiou's short stories have been shortlisted for, and have won, several Australian regional literary competitions.

In 2018, he was one of the recipients of the Hachette Manuscript Development Program.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2018 longlisted The Richell Prize for Emerging Writers

For 'The Stoning'.

2010 The Capital Arts Patrons' Organisation Fellowship (CAPO) Workplace Research Associates Grant '... [T]o assist ... in research associated with ... a work of creative non-fiction portraying the immigrant drama within an ordinary, contemporary Australian family across the span of the twentieth century.'

Awards for Works

O Micros 2008 single work short story
— Appears in: ACTWrite , February vol. 14 no. 1 2008; (p. 14-17)
2007 winner ACT Writers Centre's Literary Awards Marjorie Graber-McInnis Short Story Award
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