Tina Giannoukos has published two collections of poetry. Her second collection, Bull Days, was shortlisted in the 2017 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards and longlisted for the 2017 Australian Literature Society Gold Medal. She is Editor-in-Chief at Melbourne Poets Union responsible for the publication of its poetry chapbooks as well as its Workshop Co-ordinator. Her poetry is included in The Best Australian Poems 2016 and Australian Poetry Anthology 2016, and her essays and reviews have been widely published. She has a PhD in creative writing from the University of Melbourne where she has taught in creative writing. She has lived and worked in China, teaching academic writing and English at the Beijing University of Technology.