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Interviews

Q&A with Stella’s Executive Director, Jaclyn Booton

Get to know Stella’s Executive Director, Jaclyn Booton.

Features

Stella’s Story

Dreams of the Stella Prize emerged in early 2011 out of a panel that was held at Readings, an independent Melbourne bookstore, on International Women’s Day.

Events

Watch the 2021 Stella Prize Award Night broadcast

Watch (or re-watch!) an hour of storytelling and ideas to mark the announcement of the 2021 Stella Prize. Hosted by stage and screen icon Noni Hazlehurst.

News

Evie Wyld’s 2021 Stella Prize acceptance speech

Listen to, or read the full transcript of Evie Wyld’s acceptance speech upon winning the 2021 Stella Prize.

News

Announcing the winner of the 2021 Stella Prize

Stella is delighted to announce Evie Wyld’s novel, The Bass Rock, as the 2021 Stella Prize winner.

Events

Catch up on the 2021 Stella Prize Longlist broadcast

Catch up on our 2021 Stella Prize Longlist broadcast here to learn more about each of the twelve books.

Events

Join us for the 2021 Stella Prize Award Night

Bookings are now open for the 2021 Stella Prize Award Night: An evening of storytelling and ideas.

News

Announcing the 2021 Stella Prize Shortlist

The Stella judges have selected six exceptional books for the 2021 Stella Prize shortlist.

News

Announcing the 2021 Stella Prize Longlist

The Stella judges have selected twelve outstanding books for the 2021 Stella Prize longlist.

Readings

Evie Wyld reads from The Bass Rock

Listen to and read an extract from Evie Wyld’s Stella Prize-listed novel, The Bass Rock.

Readings

Jessie Tu reads from A Lonely Girl is a Dangerous Thing

Listen to and read an extract from Jessie Tu’s Stella Prize-listed novel, A Lonely Girl is a Dangerous Thing.

Readings

Elizabeth Tan reads from Smart Ovens for Lonely People

Listen to and read an extract from Elizabeth Tan’s Stella Prize-listed short story collection, Smart Ovens for Lonely People.