Judith Beveridge lives in Sydney. Her seventh collection of poetry, Sun Music: New and Selected Poems, was published by Giramondo in 2018. Her previous volumes have won a number of prizes including NSW, Victorian and Queensland Premiers’ Poetry Awards, the Grace Leven Poetry Prize and the Wesley Michel Wright Prize. She has also been a recipient of the Philip Hodgins Memorial Medal. She was poetry editor for Meanjin from 2005–2015. Her work has been studied in schools and universities.