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WordFest is the annual literature festival brought to you by the Monash Public Library Service.
The festival brings readers and writers together for a series of author talks, a writing workshop and the Monash Short Story Writing Competition. WordFest 2020 and WordFest 2021 were held entirely online.
WordFest Online 2021
WordFest Online 2020
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Short Story Competition Results
The annual WordFest Short Story Competition is a celebration of local emerging writers and is open to all members of the Monash community over the age of 12.
2021 Short Story Writing Competition Results
2020 Short Story Writing Competition Results
2019 Short Story Writing Competition Results
WordFest Short Story Competition winners and highly commended stories will be made into yearly eBooks and published on Borrowbox. We will advise when these stories are available.
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Last updated: 22 November 2021