Jaclyn Booton

Jaclyn is the Executive Director of the Stella Prize, a major literary award celebrating Australian women’s writing, and an organisation that champions cultural change. Now in its eighth year, the Stella Prize – named after Stella Maria Sarah “Miles” Franklin – actively intervenes in the under-representation of women as winners of literary prizes, as authors of books reviewed in the major newspapers and literary journals, and as authors of books on Australian school curricula.