Tag: Bec Kavanagh

27/05/2017: Defying Expectations @ SWF

It’s hard to believe that award-winning authors J.C. Burke, Amie Kaufman and Mariko Tamaki still have to battle stereotypes in their books and their careers. Join these authors as they look at the future of women in YA literature.


If Maxine Ruled the Wild Things

Stella Prize Schools Program Coordinator Bec Kavanagh looks at how the gender of the picture book characters we grow up with can shape the future we imagine for ourselves.


Watch the Stella Schools Program launch video

The Stella Prize Schools Program commenced in Term 3, 2014 with a pilot program in Victoria. To celebrate the launch of the Schools Program, the Stella Prize hosted an event at the Wheeler Centre in Melbourne.