Portrait of Alison Evans

Alison Evans

Alison Evans is a nonbinary author from Melbourne, Australia, a regular speaker at festivals, schools and events, on writing, gender and sexuality. They are co-editor of Concrete Queers, a maker of zines and a lover of bad movies. Alison's first book, Ida (Echo), established a firm fan base of teens and adults (mostly within the queer community) who loved seeing queer and gender-diverse characters in a fun genre novel.

Their work has been published in various Australian and international magazines, lit journals and zines, and Ida was the winner of the People's Choice Award at the Victorian Premier's Literary Awards.