DIANE STUBBINGS is a writer and reviewer. Her plays include The Parricide, The Possibility of Zero, These are the Things, Void, Entangled, The Annotations, Darkwater and Willowdene. Stubbings’ work has been four times shortlisted for the Rodney Seaborn Playwrights’ Award and three times longlisted for the Queensland Premier’s Drama Award. She is the recipient of an RE Ross Trust Development Award, and a Grace Marion Wilson Fellowship. Her plays have also been shortlisted for the Griffin Award, and the Internationalists’ Global Playwriting Competition, and longlisted for the Theatre 503 (UK) Playwriting Award. Stubbings’ fiction reviews have appeared in The Australian, The Canberra Times and the Sydney Review of Books. She has written essays for Sydney Theatre Company programs, and published a work of literary criticism. Stubbings is a graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts.