Toby Davidson

Toby Davidson was born in Perth in 1977 and grew up in the beachside suburb of Cottesloe. In 2002 he moved to Sydney, then to Melbourne and Warrnambool, where he completed a PhD at Deakin University. He is presently a senior lecturer at Macquarie University, editor of Francis Webb’s Collected Poems and author of two scholarly studies, Christian Mysticism and Australian Poetry and Good for the Soul: John Curtin’s Life with Poetry. His first collection, Beast Language  (free at, was anthologised in Contemporary Australian Poetry, The Fremantle Press Anthology of Western Australian Poetry, The Weekly Poem and Best Australian Poems.

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