We are delighted to announce the 2017 Stella Prize longlist.
Read the full judges' report on this year's longlist, and find out more about each of the longlisted books.
The Stella Prize invites you to join the 2017 Stella Sparks campaign and show your support for writing by Australian women.
Featuring Rebecca Lim, Alice Pung and Leanne Hall, ‘No One Way to be Asian in Australia’ will address the need for diversity rather than tokenism if we are to truly understand the experiences of those around us.
Stella Schools Manager Bec Kavanagh talks about the Stella Schools Program, and we hear from feminist writer Clementine Ford in her opening address at Girls Write Up in Melbourne, urging the audience to speak up, write up, and be brave.
‘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