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Beejay Silcox


Beejay Silcox is a book critic and the Artistic Director of Canberra Writers Festival. Her "infamously honest" criticism regularly appears in national publications and is increasingly finding an international readership. Beejay has stories to tell. She eloped to Las Vegas and drove to Timbuktu in a car held together with a bra-strap. Beejay is the 2024 Chair of the Stella Prize judging panel.