Benjamin Dodds is a Sydney-based poet who grew up in the Riverina of New South Wales. His work has appeared in Best Australian Poems (2014), Stars Like Sand: Australian Speculative Poetry, Meanjin, Southerly, Cordite, Rabbit, The Sun Herald and The Australian, and has also been broadcast on ABC Radio National. He co-developed and co-judged the inaugural Quantum Words Science Poetry Competition in 2018. He is also a poetry reader for Overland. Benjamin is the author of Regulator (Puncher & Wattmann, 2014) and new collection Airplane Baby Banana Blanket (Recent Work Press, 2020).