Joshua Lobb is senior lecturer in creative writing at the University of Wollongong. His stories have appeared in The Bridport Prize Anthology, Best Australian Stories, Animal Studies Journal, Text and Southerly. 

His ‘novel in stories’ about grief and climate change, The Flight of Birds (Sydney University Press, 2019), was shortlisted for the 2019 Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction and the 2020 Mascara Literary Review Avant Garde Awards for Best Fiction.

He is also part of the multi-authored project 100 Atmospheres: Studies in Scale and Wonder (Open Humanities Press, 2019).


Pieces by Joshua Lobb

Preparing for the inevitable: Five states of mind
Edition 72: States of Mind

Griffith Review