Rae White is a non-binary transgender writer, educator and zine maker. Their poetry collection Milk Teeth (University of Queensland Press, 2018) won 2017 Arts Queensland Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize, was shortlisted for 2019 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards and commended in the 2018 Anne Elder Award. Rae’s upcoming poetry collection, Exactly As I Am, will be published by University of Queensland Press in 2022. Rae recently completed a Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellowship for their YA verse manuscript Welcome Home. They are the editor of #EnbyLife, a journal for non-binary and gender diverse creatives, and the Events and Marketing Manager at Queensland Poetry.
photo credit: Chloë Callistemon