We are delighted to announce the 2017 Stella Prize shortlist. Click through to find out more about each of the shortlisted books.
The 2017 Stella Prize winner will be announced on Tuesday 18 April.
Maxine Beneba Clarke's memoir The Hate Race is shortlisted for the 2017 Stella Prize. In this interview, Maxine shares thoughts about the process of memoir-writing, the pull of the poetic form, and writing while female.
Join us on March 29 for a celebration of Australian women’s writing and the fifth year of the Stella Prize, with current and previous longlisted and shortlisted Stella Prize authors and judges.
Comics artist and illustrator Rachel Ang responds to the provocation "No One Way To Be Asian In Australia" with a comic about racism, relationships and awakenings.
‘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