Gender Unknown: the case of R McKay Tully

Gender Unknown: the case of R McKay Tully

by Elizabeth Lhuede Finding forgotten authors. While looking up material for our “stories from the archive” lists, I come across a collection of lead articles from The Dawn, published by the University of Sydney’s SETI project, and begin ferreting out the...
Gender Unknown: the case of R McKay Tully

An Elusive Quarry: Miss Netta Walker

by Elizabeth Lhuede Finding forgotten and overlooked Australian women writers. Sometimes when hunting for the identity of a forgotten Australian author, the effort is rewarded immediately; all it takes is a few targeted searches of Trove, a check of the relevant...
A new year and a new focus

A new year and a new focus

by Elizabeth Lhuede Welcome to the new look AWW blog for 2022. Over the past ten years, as many of you know, this blog has hosted a broad challenge to read and review works by Australian women writers across all genres, no matter the date of publication. A challenge...
Sunday Spotlight with Pip Drysdale

Sunday Spotlight with Pip Drysdale

Welcome to Sunday Spotlight. Today our guest is Pip Drysdale, a debut author from Perth whose psychological thriller, The Sunday Girl, was released on the 1st September. When did you start writing and what was the catalyst? I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t a...
AWW Bingo 2017 winner

AWW Bingo 2017 winner

Entries for our AWW Bingo giveaway closed on October 31 and we now have a winner. Congratulations to Jennifer Cameron-Smith, our Bingo winner for 2017. Jennifer will receive a copy of Writing the Dream, kindly donated by Serenity Press. Jennifer completed the first...