Jaya Savige

Jaya Savige

Jaya Savige was born in Sydney, raised on Bribie Island, and lives in London, where he lectures at the New College of the Humanities at Northeastern. He is the author of Latecomers (2005), which won the New South Wales Premier’s Prize for Poetry, and Surface to Air (2011), which was shortlisted for The Age Poetry Book of the Year. He read for a PhD on James Joyce at the University of Cambridge (Christ's) as a Gates Scholar, and is poetry editor for The Australian. His new collection, Change Machine, will be published by UQP in 2020.