Join us in Sydney for a gala event celebrating Australian women writers and the announcement of the 2017 Stella Prize longlist!
Guest speakers include 2016 Stella Prize winner Charlotte Wood and playwright and star of Black Comedy Nakkiah Lui, with more to be announced. Hosted by Julia Zemiro, with the full 2017 longlist revealed live by Stella Prize judges Delia Falconer and Ben Law, this is an event not to be missed!
Our Pushback blog series offers a space for alternative voices that reject bigotry, fear and Islamophobia in Australia.
We’ve compiled a list of resources and further reading about the complex intersections between faith, identity and feminism.
"Art is a candle flame in the darkness: it urges us to imagine and inhabit lives other than our own, to be more thoughtful, to feel more deeply, to challenge what we think we already know."
Read Charlotte Wood's powerful speech in full.
The results of the first Stella Count Survey have been released.
The survey aims to make visible some of the systemic barriers to review coverage faced by women writers from different backgrounds.
‘I am living proof that a women-only prize can be career changing … Yes, a prize for women’s writing wouldn’t be necessary in an ideal world, but that isn’t the world we live in.’ – Kate Grenville