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Donna Mazza Donna Mazza i(A14064 works by)
Born: Established: Bunbury, Bunbury area, Bunbury - Capel - Collie area, Far Southwest Western Australia, Western Australia, ;
Gender: Female
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Donna Mazza is an academic and writer from regional Western Australia. Her first novel, The Albanian, was awarded the TAG Hungerford Award and formed part of her doctoral thesis from Edith Cowan University. She has been granted writing residencies at Varuna and is the author of poetry, short fiction and literary criticism.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2018 shortlisted The Overland Victoria University Short Story Prize for New and Emerging Writers

for ‘The last of its kind’

2018 recipient Varuna Fellowships Mick Dark Flagship Fellowship

for her short story collection Natural Deviations


Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Dark Little Ghost 2015 (Manuscript version)9145790 9145785 2015 single work novel
2015 shortlisted Dorothy Hewett Award for an Unpublished Manuscript
The Exhibit 2015 single work short story
— Appears in: Westerly , vol. 60 no. 1 2015; (p. 153-161)
2016 joint winner Patricia Hackett Prize
y separately published work icon The Albanian 2004 single work novel
— Appears in: 'The Albanian' and an Accompanying Exegesis: Place and Form in 'The Albanian' 2004;
'Rosa longs for mystery, adventure, the exotic, and escape from small country-town Australia. Fatally attracted to a romantic image of Eastern Europe, she arrives alone in Dubrovnik in the months before the implosion of the old Yugoslavia.' - back cover.
2004 winner T. A. G. Hungerford Award
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