Rebecca Edwards is a poet and visual artist living in the Adelaide Hills. She lived in Papua New Guinea, Nauru, and various parts of Australia as a child, and went on a year’s exchange to Japan at fifteen. She has returned to Japan as an Asialink writer in residence and an Australia Council grant recipient, and has had two solo exhibitions at Atelier Gym, Tokyo. Her other solo exhibitions have been in Australia (Brisbane, Townsville and Adelaide) and New Zealand. Her published works are Scar Country (2000), Holiday Coast Medusa (2002), Eating the Experience (1994) and a young adult novel, The River Sai (2007).