Tim Corballis is a writer based in Wellington. He is the author of four novels, most recently R.H.I. (Victoria University Press, 2015), as well as a large number of shorter works including short fiction, reviews, essays and art writing. His essay ‘Winter’ won the 2013 Landfall Essay Competition. He has been collaborating with photographer Fiona Amundsen since 2004, on works such as Si C’est (If It Is) (2007, shown at The Physics Room, Christchurch and Te Tuhi, Auckland) and the video work Machine Wind (2015, shown at Te Tuhi, Auckland). He has completed a doctorate through the University of Auckland, focusing on the possibilities of aesthetic theory in antipodean contexts. In 2015 he was the Victoria University of Wellington / Creative New Zealand Writer in Residence.