Jessica Wilkinson is the founding editor of Rabbit: a journal for nonfiction poetry. Her first book, a poetic biography, Marionette: A Biography of Miss Marion Davies (Vagabond 2012), was shortlisted for the 2014 Kenneth Slessor Award. She has collaborated with composer Simon Charles on a performance of Marionette for voice, music and sound, an album of which will be released in 2018. Her second poetic biography was Suite for Percy Grainger (Vagabond 2014), a poem from which won the Peter Porter Poetry Prize. She is currently writing up a third, on choreographer George Balanchine. Jessica co-edited, with Bonny Cassidy, the anthology Contemporary Australian Feminist Poetry (Hunter Publishers, 2016). She is Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at RMIT University, Melbourne.