Clare Wright

Clare Wright

"Modern women like to think we invented the idea of balancing work and family but women have always done it."

Dr Clare Wright is an award-winning historian and author who has worked as an academic, political speechwriter, historical consultant and radio and television broadcaster. Her book, The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka, won the 2014 Stella Prize and the 2014 NIB Award for Literature and was shortlisted for many other awards.Clare has worked as a political speechwriter, university lecturer, historical consultant and as a broadcaster in both radio and television. She was the Executive Officer of the History Council of Victoria from 2003-2004