Kerry Hardie’s eighth collection Where Now Begins is due from Bloodaxe Books in June 2020. She published six collections with the Gallery Press before moving to Bloodaxe, and her seventh collection, The Zebra Stood in the Night, was shortlisted for the Irish Times Award. She has also written two novels (Harper Collins; Little, Brown), a radio play (RTE), and is just completing a third novel. She has won many prizes both at home and internationally and her work has been widely translated and anthologized. She is a member of Aosdána.