A voice for gender equality and cultural change in Australian literature
Stella is thrilled to announce the 2022 Stella Prize Judges who, together, will award the 10th Stella Prize.
Stella is thrilled to announce an extraordinary gift from leading Sydney philanthropist, Paula McLean, to the Stella Forever Fund
2018 Stella Prize-listed author, Bernadette Brennan, speaks about her new biography of the enigmatic Gillian Mears
Applications are now open for a special online mentorship for emerging poets.
A reflection on the issues, impact, and learnings from Stella’s recent sector consultation process.
Join Rebecca Giggs for a writing retreat in the Southern Highlands of NSW in 2022.
In our first edition of Stellas on Stellas, we asked our 2021 longlist to reflect on a book they discovered through the Stella Prize.
As a not-for-profit organisation with ambitious goals, Stella relies on the generous support of donors to help fund our work.
In its lifetime, Stella has distributed $450,000 to winners of the Stella Prize, and more than $100,000 to shortlisted and longlisted authors.
In 2018, 49% of all reviews surveyed were of books written by women, up from 40% when the Count started in 2012. The act of counting actively shifts the gender balance of literary journalism in Australia.