Lizzie Velasquez


Lizzie Velasquez is a global motivational speaker and anti-bullying activist who at 17 discovered a YouTube video had branded her ‘The World’s Ugliest Woman’. She turned to the same medium to share her inspiration response, gaining millions of followers. Her TEDx talk ‘How Do You Define Yourself?’ has garnered over ten million views. [...]

Isabel Vincent


Isabel Vincent is an investigative reporter with the New York Post and the author of four books. Previously she worked as a foreign correspondent based in Rio de Janeiro and covered the conflicts that led to the war in Kosovo. Her work has appeared in magazines and newspapers all over the world, including the New [...]

Ariella Van Luyn


Ariella Van Luyn has a PhD in Creative Writing from the Queensland University of Technology. She was shortlisted for the 2012 Queensland Literary Awards in the unpublished manuscript category, based on her PhD manuscript, and her short fiction has been widely published in journals such as Overland, The Lifted Brow and Southerly. She lectures in Creative Writing at James Cook University. [...]

Leena Van Deventer


Leena van Deventer is an award-winning game developer, writer and teacher from Melbourne, Australia. She has taught interactive storytelling at RMIT and Swinburne Universities, and is co-founder and director at WiDGET (Women in Development, Games & Everything Tech), a not-for-profit organisation supporting women game developers and women in IT. Titles by Leena Van [...]