Ella Jeffery

Ella Jeffery

Ella Jeffery is a poet and editor. Her debut collection of poems, Dead Bolt, won the 2019 Puncher & Wattmann Prize for a First Book of Poems and the 2020 Anne Elder Award.
She is a recipient of the Queensland Premier’s Young Publishers and Writers Award, and her poetry has appeared widely in journals and anthologies including Best Australian Poems, Meanjin, Griffith Review, Island and Southerly. She co-edits Stilts Journal, a triannual digital poetry journal publishing poets from around Australia, and holds a PhD in creative writing from Queensland University of Technology.

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