Devika Brendon’s poetry and short stories have been published in Australia, India, Italy, Africa and Sri Lanka: in Quadrant, The Hopkins Review, Not Very Quiet, Back Story and Other Terrain, among other literary journals. Devika is an academic, editor, reviewer and columnist. She was awarded the Henry Lawson Prize for Poetry and the Adrian Consett Stephen Prize for Prose at the University of Sydney. She is currently Consultant Content Editor for the SEALA Global Leadership Network, and Senior Content Editor and Board Member of the New Ceylon Writing Literary Journal (established in 1970). Devika was Consultant Editor for FemAsia Magazine from its inception in 2018 to 2020, and a poetry editor for Girls On Key Publishing in 2020-21. Her reviews are published in Rochford Street Review, The Journal of Comparative Literature and Aesthetics (JCLA) and New Ceylon Writing Review.