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Behrouz Boochani wins literary award

Posted on: Thu 7 Feb 2019

The Victorian Prize for Literature has been won by Behrouz Boochani for No Friend But The Mountains: Writing From Manus Prison.

A Kurdish refugee, Behrouz Boochani, the first non-Australian to win the award, has been detained on Manus Island since 2013.

Keyvan Allahyari from the University of Melbourne joined Nick and Ian on Breakfast to discuss the significance of the win.



Produced by Ian Newton.



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