Judith Beveridge is the author of six books of poetry. Her most recent collection is Devadatta’s Poems, published by Giramondo Publishing in 2014. In 2014, the US publisher George Braziller, brought out a selection of her poems Hook and Eye specifically for the US market. She teaches poetry writing at postgraduate level at the University of Sydney and is the poetry editor of Meanjin. In 2014 she was awarded the Christopher Brennan Prize for a sustained and distinguished contribution to Australian poetry.