Stephanie Bishop


Fiction authors Michelle de Kretser and Roanna Gonsalves will headline a Writing Contemporary Australia event on Thursday.


Stephanie Bishop, lecturer in Creative Writing in the School of Arts & Media, brings a wealth of experience to her new role.

Stephanie Bishop

A UNSW creative writing lecturer and the University’s publishing arm have won major prizes at the annual Australian book industry awards in Sydney.

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The latest books by UNSW academics.


A dystopian tale of misogyny and abuse, and an exposition on motherhood, belonging and nostalgia have won two UNSW novelists a place on the 2016 Stella Prize longlist of the best writing by Australian women.


UNSW-affiliated writers have been shortlisted in the 2016 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards across both fiction and non-fiction categories.

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UNSW writers and artists will bring their talents to two of Sydney’s most dynamic cultural events – the Sydney Writers’ Festival and the Sydney Film Festival.

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Award-winning novelist Jesmyn Ward has described how surviving Hurricane Katrina inspired her latest book at a Sydney Writers’ Festival event hosted by UNSW.