Our staff

Rae White, Founding Editor

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Rae White is a non-binary transgender poet, writer and zinester. Their poetry collection Milk Teeth (University of Queensland Press) won the 2017 Arts Queensland Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize, was shortlisted for the 2019 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Poetry and commended in the 2018 Anne Elder Award. Rae’s short story The Body Remembers won Second Prize in the 2019 Rachel Funari Prize for Fiction. Their poem ‘what even r u?’ placed second in the 2017 Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize. Rae’s poetry has been published in Cordite Poetry Review, Meanjin Quarterly, OverlandRabbit and others.

Alison Evans, Fiction Editor

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Alison Evans is the award-winning author of the queer YA books Highway Bodies and Ida, and is a contributor in the new anthology Kindred: 12 Queer #loveozya Stories. Their first book, Ida, won the Victorian Premier’s People’s Choice Award 2017. They are co-editor of the zine Concrete Queers and live on Wurundjeri land/Melbourne.

 

 

 

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