Felicity Plunkett is a poet and critic. Her new collection is A Kinder Sea. Her debut collection Vanishing Point won the Arts Queensland Thomas Shapcott Prize and was short-listed for several awards. She has a Vagabond Press Rare Objects chapbook Seastrands. Felicity was Poetry Editor for University of Queensland Press and edited Thirty Australian Poets (UQP, 2011). She has a PhD from Sydney University and is a widely-published reviewer. She is Australian Book Review’s Patrons’ Fellow.