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Diversity, the Stella Count and the whiteness of Australian publishing

Natalie Kon-yu, Victoria University

In January 2016, I began working with The Stella Prize to set up their first ever Diversity Count. This meant widening their count of books reviewed according to the author’s gender to examine how issues of race, ethnicity, disability and sexuality affected the rate of books reviewed by women. 1,195 more words

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‘The Natural Way of Things’ by Charlotte Wood

A dystopian narrative of the future (or possibly the present), an imaginative story of misogyny and internment – Charlotte Wood’s haunting The Natural Way of Things… 524 more words

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PODCAST REVIEW: THE STRAYS BY EMILY BITTO

Every week I have a regular spot on 101 Business Radio‘s Sunday Lifestyle show.

Here I’m chatting about the thought-provoking The Strays by Emily Bitto. 12 more words

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Celebrating Middle School Writers - Introducing our Year 5 Winning Competition Entry

Forty talented Middle School writers recently attended a Literary Lunch in Jackson Hall with special guest authors, Bec Cavanagh, Lili Wilkinson and Leanne Hall.

As well as being treated to a sumptuous lunch courtesy of Chef and the Hospitality Team, the Braemar College students had the opportunity to listen to the authors talk about writing. 793 more words

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THE NATURAL WAY OF THINGS imagines a world in which misogyny is taken to new extremes

The Natural Way of Things

By Charlotte Wood

Europa Editions: June 28, 2016

$17.00, 230 pages

Summer is seen as a time to read light-hearted, romantic novels or thrillers. 1,060 more words

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Middle School Writing Competition - Get Your Entries In!

MIDDLE SCHOOL WRITING COMPETITION CLOSES THIS FRIDAY !!!

As part of the Stella Prize Schools Program, and our commitment to giving students the opportunity to extend their writing skills, Braemar College is holding a writing competition for Middle School students.   286 more words

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Middle School Writing Competition - Meet the Authors Prize

As part of the Stella Prize Schools Program, and our commitment to giving students the opportunity to extend their writing skills, Braemar College is holding a writing competition for Middle School students.   286 more words

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