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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

Braemar College

Winter of Content

It’s been bitterly cold and dark in Melbourne, but the sun has been shining on me this week. I got a present in the mail from the Stella Prize as a thank you for their support. 227 more words


Hope Farm - Peggy Frew

After hearing so many good things about Hope Farm and with it being shortlisted for the Stella Prize, it was clear I had to read it. 554 more words


The Natural Way Of Things

Two women awaken from a drugged sleep to find themselves imprisoned in an abandoned property in the middle of a desert. Strangers to each other, they have no idea where they are or how they came to be there with eight other girls, forced to wear strange uniforms, their heads shaved, guarded by two inept yet vicious armed jailers and a ‘nurse’. 817 more words

Book Reviews

Bringing Girls to the Front: Trends and Notable Absences

Because we must take over the means of production in order to create our own moanings’- Riot GRRL manifesto

I have always been interested in music and literature produced by women. 766 more words

5 things I learned about writing, publishing and Seinfeld

Unless you’ve been living under an Uluru-sized rock, or you live outside this land girt by sea, you may have missed that Charlotte Wood did indeed win the Stella Prize, as I predicted… 683 more words

Adult Fiction

Wood's decision to keep all her prize money reflects the values of the Stella

Camilla Nelson, University of Notre Dame Australia

Charlotte Wood has won the fourth annual Stella Prize for The Natural Way of Things, a dark and dangerous book shot through with a kind of feminist rage that – after decades of anti-feminist backlash – is long overdue. 743 more words