In 2015, Jena Woodhouse was awarded Creative Residencies at Camac Centre d’Art, Marnay-sur-Seine, France, and at the Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens, Greece. In May 2016, she was writer-in-residence at Booranga Writers’ Centre, Wagga Wagga NSW. Two of her poems were shortlisted for the Montreal International Poetry Prize (2013, 2015) and published in the Global Anthologies for those years (Vehicule Press, Montreal, Canada). She is the author/ compiler/ translator of seven published books in various genres, the most recent being a short-story collection, Dreams of Flight (Ginninderra 2014). She lived and worked in Greece for ten years.