Andy Jackson has been shortlisted for the Kenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry and the John Bray Poetry Award, and has co-edited disability-themed issues of Southerly and Australian Poetry Journal. He has featured at literary events and arts festivals in Ireland, India, the USA and across Australia, including Melbourne Writers Festival, Castlemaine State Festival, Queensland Poetry Festival and on ABC Radio National. Andy works as a creative writing teacher and tutor for community organisations and universities, and his latest poetry collection is Human Looking (Giramondo, 2021).