Writer

Jamila Rizvi

Jamila Rizvi is a writer, radio presenter and commentator. She writes a column for News Limited about politics and gender, hosts radio for Fox FM and appears regularly on Channel 10, ABC and SBS. She was previously editor-in-chief of the Mamamia Women’s Network, leading the publication to be named a Mumbrella media brand of the year. Prior to entering the media, Rizvi worked as a political adviser in the Rudd and Gillard Governments. Rizvi has been named as one of Australia’s most influential women by AFR. Her first book, Not Just Lucky, an unashamedly feminist career manifesto for millennial women, was released in July this year.

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Not Just Lucky

Australian women are suffering from a crisis of confidence about work, captives to a voice inside their heads that says they’re not good enough.

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25 August – 3 September