Johanna Aitchison was the 2015 New Zealand representative at the International Writing Program Fall Residency at the University of Iowa. Her third volume of poetry, Miss Dust, was published by Seraph Press in 2015 and her second volume of poems, a long girl ago, was a finalist in the Montana New Zealand Book Awards in 2008. Her work has been been published widely, including in Sport, Turbine, and the Listener. She works as a lecturer of creative writing and academic skills at IPU in Palmerston North and she likes to run.
- Poetry anthology, with Siobhan Harvey, Johanna Aitchison, Kiri Piahana-Wong, Amy Leigh Wicks, Maria McMillan and Ingrid Horrocks
- Comic poetry, with Nick Ascroft, Harry Ricketts, Johanna Aitchison, James Brown and Vivienne Plumb