Fiona Wright

Fiona Wright is a doctoral candidate with the University of Western Sydney Writing & Society Research Centre. Her poetry collection Knuckled (2011) won the Dame Mary Gilmore Award for a first collection in 2012. Her novel Small Acts of Disappearance was released in 2015 to wide acclaim:

'Small Acts of Disappearance is a rare thing: a critical inquiry with a heartbeat.' – The Saturday Paper

'It seems depraved to describe a collection of essays about hunger as a pleasure to read. Yet the craft and clarity of Small Acts of Disappearance: Essays on Hunger make it so, despite its brutal subject.' – The Sydney Morning Herald