Stephen Edgar is the author of ten collections of poetry. The Strangest Place: New and Selected Poems is forthcoming. His most recent book, Transparencies, was shortlisted for the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards in 2018 and his previous two books, Eldershaw and Exhibits of the Sun, were also shortlisted for the PM’s awards in 2014 and 2015 respectively. He received the Philip Hodgins Memorial Medal in 2006 and the Colin Roderick Award in 2014. He lives in Sydney.