The Monthly magazine

Alice is a frequent contributor to the Monthly, a magazine of politics, society and culture. Her articles can be accessed here:


A sacrifice shouldered - The Age
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Embracing the F word - The Age
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Shunned in a strange land - The Age
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Melbourne University Graduation Address 2008
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Women and the Law
Speech given at the Victorian Women Lawyers' Association International Women's Day Breakfast 2007
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Multicultural Women's Day Address
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Address to Victorian College of Pharmacy Students 2008
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This site was especially created for students and teachers and anyone generally interested in Alice's work. It contains interviews, articles, essays, teacher's notes, and useful resources.


Alice’s books are studied in secondary schools and universities in Australia as well as around the world. She has lectured at universities and schools all around Australia and overseas, and taught writing workshops to students from the ages of 8 to 80.