David Eggleton, poet, writer, critic, is a former Editor of Landfall and the Phantom Billstickers Cafe Reader. He has published a number of poetry collections, one collection of short fiction and several non-fiction books. His stories have appeared in a number of anthologies, including Best New Zealand Fiction. His poems have appeared in a wide range of publications. The Conch Trumpet won the 2016 Ockham New Zealand Book Award for Poetry. Most recent collections of poetry are the chapbook SNAP (2017) by Otakou Press and Edgeland and other poems (2018, Otago University Press). He lives in Dunedin.