Josephine Wilson is a Perth-based writer. Her second novel Extinctions (UWA Publishing) won the 2017 Miles Franklin Award and the 2017 Colin Roderick Award. Her early performance works included The Geography of Haunted Places and Customs. Her first novel Cusp (UWAP, 2005) has been re-released (2018) by UWAP. Her recent essay ‘Love From Norway’, exploring international adoption, appears in Dangerous Ideas about Mothers (UWAP, 2018).