Tessa Lunney

Tessa Lunney

Tessa Lunney is a novelist, poet, and academic. In 2016 she won the Griffith University Josephine Ulrick Literature Prize and the Orlando Prize for Short Fiction.She has a Doctorate of Creative Arts from the Western Sydney University that explored silence in Australian war fiction. Her poetry, short fiction, and reviews have been published in Southerly, Cordite, Mascara Literary Review and Contrapasso, among others. She works as the Editorial Assistant for Southerly and as a casual academic at universities around Sydney.