Jane Caro is an author, novelist, lecturer, mentor, social commentator, columnist, workshop facilitator, speaker, broadcaster and award winning advertising writer - with the common thread being a delight in words and a talent for using them to connect with other people .
Jane's books include For God’s Sake! An atheist, Christian, Jew and Muslim battle it out co-authored with Antony Lowenstein, Simon Smart and Rachel Woodlock. Other books include The Stupid Country: How Australia is Dismantling Public Education co-authored with Chris Bonnor, The F Word. How we learned to swear by feminism co-authored with Catherine Fox, Just a Girl, What Makes a Good School? co-authored with Chris Bonnor, Just a Queen and plain-speaking jane.
Jane is a regular on Channel 7 Weekend Sunrise, Mornings on Channel 9, ABC’s Q&A, Sunrise, The Project, The Drum, Playbox and ABC’s top-rating show on advertising The Gruen Transfer. She is the only woman to have been Chair of Judges of AWARD (Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association) and both Adelaide and Brisbane Art Directors Awards. Jane regularly writes in Mt Magazine, The SMH, The Drum, The Conversation, Mamamia and New Matilda.
Jane will be an MC at Reason to Hope.