SASKIA BEUDEL is the author of two books of non-fiction, a novel, essays and scholarly articles. She writes about landscape, environment, walking, memory, art, wartime internment, and histories of science. Her books have been shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards, the Dobbie Award and the Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature. She collaborates with artists, curators, filmmakers and others. 


Saskia has held full-time research positions at UNSW Art & Design and Sydney College of the Arts at the University of Sydney. In 2016 she was a Fellow at the Rachel Carson Center for Environment & Society in Munich, Germany (a joint initiative of LMU and the Deutsche Museum). She currently teaches writing and literary studies at the University of Canberra.