Clare Wright is an award-winning historian who has worked in academia, politics and the media. She is the author of the bestselling books Beyond the Ladies Lounge: Australia’s Female Publicans and The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka which won the 2014 Stella Prize. Clare created and co-wrote the ABC television documentaries The War That Changed Us and Utopia Girls, which she also presented. She is the writer/presenter of the ABC Radio National History series and podcast, Shooting the Past. Clare is Associate Professor of History at La Trobe University in Melbourne. Her new book, You Daughters of Freedom, will be published in October 2018.