FWF 2020

SAVE THE DATE! Our next festival will be held 13-15 November 2020 at Melbourne’s iconic Queen Victoria Women’s Centre.

With a focus on our key thematic areas of violence against women, intersectionality and intergenerational feminism, and financial equity, we’ll be pushing past ‘feminism 101’ and connecting writers, thinkers, readers, journalists and academics to have the conversations that lead to change.

We’ll be taking speaker submissions later this year. Sign up to our newsletter and social channels for all the news and updates.

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Ann-Marie Priest: Legacy Books

Ann-Marie Priest: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Legacy Books, Ann-Marie Priest talks about what makes fiction feminist and what she discovered about writing from reading Australian writer Chrsitina Stead. On Stead’s For Love Alone “Three things about this book that challenged me...

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Foong Ling Kong: Legacy Books

Foong Ling Kong: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Sydney, Foong Ling Kong talks about the books that shaped her feminism and her writing. Foong grew up reading all the English classics like Little Women and Jane Eyre and identifying with the female leads, however at university she found...

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Kerryn Goldsworthy: Legacy Books

Kerryn Goldsworthy: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Sydney, Kerryn Goldsworthy talks about the books that shaped her feminism and her writing. She discovered how women had lived in the past through fiction, Come In Spinner examined “examined what it was like for women left behind at home,...

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