Mark Tredinnick’s latest book is Walking Underwater, his fourth collection of poetry. Mark is one of Australia’s most celebrated poets, essayists and writing teachers. Walking Underwater, his twentieth book, is a catchment of poems written over a decade in which the poet was asked to learn life again. Mark’s other books include A Gathered Distance, Almost Everything I Know, Bluewren Cantos, Fire Diary, The Blue Plateau, and The Little Red Writing Book.
In 2020, Mark was awarded the Order of Australia Medal for services to literature and education. In 2020, he launched the online poetry masterclass What the Light Tells. For more: marktredinnick.com.
Mark is the father of five and lives with his partner Jodie Williams, their spaniel Dante and their cat Sappho, in Gundungurra country, along the Wingecarribee, southwest of Sydney.