Astrid Edwards is an interviewer, teacher and advocate. She coordinates the Associate Degree of Professional Writing and Editing at RMIT University, and she is the Chair of the Melbourne Writers Festival. Most importantly, Astrid is a bibliophile. She hosts two bookish podcasts, The Garret: Writers on Writing and Anonymous Was A Woman (alongside Jamila Rizvi). Astrid is a contributor to Growing Up Disabled in Australia (edited by Carly Findlay) and serves on the Victorian Disability Advisory Council.