Astrid Edwards is a writer, teacher, podcaster and director.
She is one half of Bad Producer Productions, a podcast company with seven successful (and three awarded) podcasts to date.
Astrid is also a bibliophile. She is the host of The Garret: Writers on Writing, a literary podcast for which she has received two grants from the Australian Council of the Arts.
Astrid teaches writing at RMIT University and has judged the Aurealis Awards (Australia's premier speculative fiction awards) each year since 2016. Astrid has been published in The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, Future Women and Australian Book Review.
She previously served as the Deputy Chair of Writers Victoria.
Astrid is also a National Advocate for MS Australia.