Our Members Be Unlimited shortlisted at Queensland Literary Awards

We are delighted to share that Our Members Be Unlimited by Sam Wallman has been shortlisted for the 2023 Queensland Premier’s Literary Awards. 

The longform comic has been shortlisted for The University of Queensland Non-Fiction Book Award. 

The winners of the awards will be announced on 6 September.

Congratulations to Sam and the other shortlisted writers. 

Our Members Be Unlimited

An original and visually powerful exploration of unionism.

In our current political climate, people are looking for answers — and alternatives. The promise of unions is that their ‘members be unlimited’: that they don’t belong to the rich, the powerful, or special interests, but to all workers.

How did the idea of unionism arise? Where has it flourished? And what are its challenges in the 21st century? From Britain to Bangladesh, from the first union of the 18th century to today, from solidarity in Walmart China to his own experiences in an Amazon warehouse in Melbourne, comics journalist Sam…

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