Portrait of Josephine Rowe

Josephine Rowe

Josephine Rowe was born in 1984 and lives in Melbourne’s inner-west with her husband and cat. Her new short story collection, Tarcutta Wake, is published by UQP.

Josephine’s fiction, poetry and non-fiction have appeared in Meanjin, Overland, Best Australian Stories, Best Australian Poems, The Iowa Review, Griffith Review, Australian Book Review, the Age, and Dumbo Feather, among others. They have been reinterpreted as short films, performance pieces and broadcast on radio.

Josephine’s first collection of short stories, How a Moth Becomes a Boat, was published in 2010 by Hunter Publishers. She attended the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program in 2011.