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Writes4Women

May 24, 2018

Monica Dux has been an important literary contributor to the feminist movement in Australia. Her books have sparked serious conversations and helped to trigger the evolution of Feminism in Australia by exploring it's disenfranchisement and the realities of parenting for women. She is the co-founder of the Stella Prize...


May 21, 2018

This month's writing episode was inspired by Pamela Cook's blogpost on making the decision to switch genre. Pam talks about making the shift out of rural romance and into commercial women's fiction for her latest book and explores what it's like to be working with an agent for the first time, pitching her book. All...


May 17, 2018

Fatima Measham is a social and political writer and activist. She is a regular columnist and consulting editor for the online publication, Eureka Street and co-host of their Chattersquare podcast. In this interview Fatima discusses how moving from the Phillipines to Australia triggered her feminism, how she uses her...


May 15, 2018

Veronica Sullivan is a writer, editor, co-host of the Sisteria podcast and hard core feminist. She is also on the board of the Feminist Writers Festival and an invaluable organiser of the event. In this episode Veronica talks about finding her own feminism and the cultural relevance of the Feminist Writers Festival in...


May 9, 2018

On this What's Cool With Women minisode Kel talks to Winnie Dunn from Sweatshop and the Diverse Women Writer's Collective. An amazing initiative in Western Sydney doing important work for indigenous and culturally and linguistically diverse writers, especially women. They are not only supporting marginalised communities...