Dr Clare Wright is an award-winning historian, author and broadcaster who has worked in politics, academia and the media. She is the author of Beyond the Ladies Lounge: Australia's Female Publicans (MUP 2003, Text 2014) and The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka (Text 2013), which won the 2014 Stella Prize and the NIB Literary Prize and was short-listed for the Prime Minister's, Queensland, NSW and WA Literary Awards, and long-listed for a Walkley. Clare researched, wrote and presented the acclaimed ABC1 documentary Utopia Girls and devised and co-wrote the ABC documentary series, The War That Changed Us.
ARC Future Fellow, La Trobe University
Principal Research Fellow, La Trobe University
University of Melbourne, PhD
Monash University, MA Public History
The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka, Text Publishing
Beyond the Ladies Lounge: Australia's Female Publicans, MUP