Tag: Emily Bitto

5/5/16: Northcote High School’s Literary TalkFest

Northcote High School’s Literary TalkFest is back! Come and join award-winning author and NHS parent, Clare Wright, talk with 2015 Stella Prize winner, Emily Bitto; Steven Carroll and Christos Tsiolkas on the theme of Writing Men.


Stella’s 12 Days of Christmas

Stella is counting down to Christmas with your perfect gift guide: the 12 eclectic books from the 2015 Stella Prize Longlist reveal the wealth of talent and skill across a broad spectrum of authors, genres and styles in Australian women’s writing.


18/7/15: Stella @ New Voices Festival

As part of Eltham Bookshop’s 10th Annual New Voices Festival, 2015 Stella Prize winner Emily Bitto and Stella shortlisted author Sofie Laguna will be in conversation with Veronica Sullivan.


13/7/15: Stella’s Work: Why Women’s Writing Matters

Does a writer’s gender impact on their writing and how does it affect responses to their work? Emily Bitto, winner of the 2015 Stella Prize for The Strays, along with shortlisted author Maxine Beneba Clarke (Foreign Soil), will discuss the ways we approach works by male and female writers with Veronica Sullivan, Stella Prize Manager.


22/4/15: A Celebration of Stella at the Wheeler Centre

Following the announcement of the 2015 Stella Prize on 21 April, judges Caroline Baum and Melissa Lucashenko will speak with this year’s winner — as well as other shortlisted authors — in celebration of the best of Australian women’s writing.