Tag: Maxine Beneba Clarke

The Stella Interview: Maxine Beneba Clarke on The Hate Race

Maxine Beneba Clarke is shortlisted for the 2017 Stella Prize for her memoir The Hate Race. In this special Stella interview, Maxine shares some thoughts about the process of memoir-writing, the pull of the poetic form, and what it’s really like to write while female.

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.

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.