25 April 2015

21/5/15: Stella at Sydney Writers’ Festival: Gender, Genre and Literary Prestige

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One of Australia’s most acclaimed authors and former Stella Prize judge Kate Grenville (The Secret RiverOne Life) and novelist and essayist Ceridwen Dovey (Blood KinOnly the Animals) join 2015 Stella Prize winner Emily Bitto and Stella Prize executive director Aviva Tuffield to discuss the expectations that confront female writers of both fiction and nonfiction, and the role prizes can play in either reinforcing or helping break down gender and genre stereotypes.

When: Thursday 21 May, 10.00am-11.00am

Where: Philharmonia Studio, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay, Sydney

Price: $14. Book through SWF here.

Bookings and further information are available via the Sydney Writers’ Festival.