Josephine Taylor is a writer, editor and educator living in Perth, Western Australia. Her debut novel, Eye of a Rook, was published by Fremantle Press in February 2021 and shortlisted for the Premier’s Prize for an Emerging Writer in the 2021 WA Premier’s Book Awards. She is currently working on her second novel and further personal essays. Josephine is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer in Writing at Edith Cowan University and an Emerging Writer-in-Residence at Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre for 2022.

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Author photograph by Charlotte Guest, 2018