The Stella Prize Ceremony

The Stella Prize Ceremony

After Paula’s comprehensive announcement of the Stella Award winner for 2015 — it was Emily Bitto for The Strays, if you missed it — I thought I’d do a quick post about the awards ceremony itself. This year the ceremony was held in the Spiegeltent,...Read More
Stella Prize 2015: Winner announced

Stella Prize 2015: Winner announced

Congratulations to the winner of the 2015 Stella Prize which was awarded tonight in Melbourne to author Emily Bitto for The Strays (Affirm Press). It’s a first for the Stella with a debut work taking out the $50,000 prize. Set in bohemian Melbourne in the 1930s,...Read More