Recorded at the recent Girls Write Up festival, our latest podcast episode features a discussion between YA author Rebecca Lim, disability & LGBTQ rights advocate Jax Jacki Brown, and writer & activist Nayuka Gorrie, with host Karen Pickering.
Why is art important to everyday life? At Melbourne Writers Festival, Elizabeth Kostova and 2017 Stella Prize winner Heather Rose discuss the significance of art in their novels, as well as how the Balkan region informs their work.
Girls Write Up is a daylong festival for teens that teaches empowerment through writing and sharing stories – and it's coming to Wodonga in October.
YA superstars Cath Crowley, Simmone Howell and Fiona Wood will discuss feminism, friendship and belonging at this Stella Schools event for the Melbourne Writers Festival.
‘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