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Sydney festival rocked by harassment claims

Sydney festival rocked by harassment claims

Author Junot Diaz pulled out of the Sydney Writers’ Festival.Source:Supplied AN AMERICAN Pulitzer Prize-winning author has abruptly pulled out of the Sydney Writers’ Festival after another female writer accused him of sexual harassment during a live session. Junot Diaz, 49, whose novel The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao was awarded a Pulitzer in 2008,…

Sadly, even children’s books have gender inequality

Sadly, even children’s books have gender inequality

THE much loved Mr Men and Little Miss book series by British author Roger Hargreaves sits on countless bookshelves around the world. Despite their popularity with children, a new study has found the Little Miss characters have to be “saved” in the stories more than half the time, while the Mr Mens only need saving…

What Miranda Kerr does every single morning

What Miranda Kerr does every single morning

MIRANDA Kerr has given an honest account of her day-to-day life in a very revealing interview as she prepares for the arrival of her second child. The supermodel and businesswoman spoke to Stellar at the lavish Malibu home she shares with her billionaire husband, Snapchat co-founder and chief executive Evan Spiegel But like any mum,…