Interviews

The Stella Interview: Michelle de Kretser on The Life to Come

In this special Stella interview Michelle de Kretser shares her favourite past Australian female writers and what inspired The Life to Come.

Interviews

The Stella Interview: Krissy Kneen on An Uncertain Grace

In this special Stella interview Krissy Kneen shares what inspired her writing, the future possibilities of technology for driving empathy and understanding, and the Australian women writers who spur her on.

Interviews

The Stella Interview: Shokoofeh Azar on The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree

In this special Stella interview Shokoofeh Azar shares the experiences that informed the novel, the writers that inspire her work and what how writing is a means of resistance. 

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The Stella Interview: Claire G. Coleman on Terra Nullius

In this special Stella interview Claire G. Coleman shares some thoughts about the process of writing and how the novel came to be.

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The Stella Interview: Heather Rose on The Museum of Modern Love

In this special Stella interview, Heather Rose discusses the murky line between fact and fiction, the power of art, and what it feels like when a character in your book gives you feedback.

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The Stella Interview: Emily Maguire on An Isolated Incident

In this special Stella interview Emily discusses the crime genre, the ways we deal with (and fail to deal with) violence against women, and her favourite Australian women writers.

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The Stella Interview: Catherine de Saint Phalle on Poum and Alexandre

In this special Stella interview Catherine discusses shifting from writing fiction to nonfiction, being mentored by books, and the differences (and similarities) between French and Australian literary culture.

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The Stella Interview: Maxine Beneba Clarke on The Hate Race

In this special Stella interview Maxine Beneba Clarke 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.

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Randa Abdel-Fattah discusses When Michael Met Mina

Stella Schools Ambassador Randa Abdel-Fattah discusses her new YA novel, When Michael Met Mina.

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The Stella Prize in 2016: Through Their Eyes

Learn about the impact the Stella Prize has had across the literary community through the eyes of five individuals who have watched its progress.

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Stella Schools Interview: Steph Bowe

The Stella Prize chats to Schools Ambassador Steph Bowe, author of YA novels Girl Saves Boy and All This Could End.

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Stella Schools Interview: Zoya Patel

The Stella Prize chats with Schools Ambassador Zoya Patel, the founder/editor of online feminist journal Feminartsy, and the former Editor-In-Chief of Lip Magazine.