IMG_4553Iona Winter (Waitaha/Kāi Tahu/Pākehā) lives on the East Otago coast, Aotearoa New Zealand.

Published and anthologised in Aotearoa and internationally, she writes in hybrid forms that highlight the intersection between written and spoken word.

The recipient of a 2015 NZSA Mentorship and the 2016 Headland Frontier Prize, she has performed at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, and in 2018 was shortlisted with the Bath Novella-in-Flash Award.

Iona is currently working on a collection of poetry, and her second collection of short fiction.


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