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Clare Wright shares the story behind the Stella tradition of All That Swagger

At the 2016 Stella Prize Award Night at The Sydney Opera House, Charlotte Wood was the first to participate in a new Stella tradition.


The Stella Prize partners with Australian Writers’ Week in China

This month, 2014 Stella Prize winner Clare Wright is heading to China as part of a new collaboration between the Stella Prize and the Australian Writers’ Week in China program.


Read a Blak Book lately? Clare Wright on Kate Howarth’s Ten Hail Marys

2014 Stella Prize-winning author of The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka, Clare Wright, discusses Kate Howarth’s Ten Hail Marys.


9/2/16: Stella Sparks Launch Party + 2016 Longlist Announcement

The Stella Sparks campaign will officially launch on Tuesday 9 February at the Stella Sparks Launch Party in Melbourne!


Stella Holiday Giveaway

We’re feeling the holiday spirit at Stella, and to celebrate we want to share some great stories by and about women with our enews subscribers.


25/8/15: Clare Wright at the MWF Schools’ Program: We Are the Rebels

Think you know the Eureka Stockade story? Think again. With new research and historical perspectives, Clare Wright reveals how women were crucial to this pivotal moment in Australian democracy.


29/8/15: Stella at Melbourne Writers Festival: Historic Truths

There are many ways to tell stories about historical people and events. But what’s most effective: telling true stories or conveying genuine truths through fiction?


Watch the Stella Prize video

The new Stella video features Clare Wright, Emily Bitto, Maxine Beneba Clarke, Sofie Laguna, and Aviva Tuffield.


11/3/15: Dame Roma Mitchell Memorial Lunch – Clare Wright

‘Knocking at the Door or Banging Loudly to Be Heard? A Short History of Women and Democracy in Australia’ Oration by Associate Professor Clare Wright


Day 12: The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka

Ten years in the research and writing, irrepressibly bold, entertaining and often irreverent in style, Clare Wright’s The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka is a fitting tribute to the unbiddable women of Ballarat — women who made Eureka a story for us all.


Stella Schools Interview: Clare Wright

The Stella Prize chats with Clare Wright, Stella Prize-winning author of The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka.


30/8/14: Stella Lecture @ MWF: Clare Wright On Forgetting

Clare Wright will deliver the 2014 Stella Lecture, On Forgetting, at the Melbourne Writers Festival.

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