Ruby Hillsmith

Ruby Hillsmith is a writer, editor and poet based in Melbourne, on Wurundjeri land. She was the 2020 Write-Ability poetry fellow at Writers Victoria, and was selected as a 2020-21 Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellow for her non-fiction project exploring the culture of Australian psychiatry, ‘Little Islands, Dead Sea’. Ruby was shortlisted alongside 10 other writers in the 2020 Bruce Dawe Poetry Prize, which drew from a pool of over 1400 entries. She aims to produce work that is the poetic equivalent of the smiling imp emoji.

Thursday 17 June, 8.30-9.30pm AEST


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