2020 — 10 speeches
Jess Hill is an investigative journalist who has been writing about domestic violence since 2014.
Before this, she was a producer for ABC Radio, a Middle East correspondent for The Global Mail, and an investigative journalist for Background Briefing. Jess was listed in Foreign Policy's top 100 women to follow on Twitter, and her reporting on domestic violence has won two Walkley awards, an Amnesty International award and three Our Watch awards.
Jess’ chilling but very accessible book, See What You Made Me Do, which looks at domestic violence in Australia, was released in 2019. It won a host of awards, including the 2020 Stella Prize and the 2020 ABA Booksellers’ Choice Adult Non-Fiction Book of the Year.