Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe

Nidhi Zak/Aria Eipe, TBG+S Commissioned Writer 2024, is a poet, pacifist and fabulist.

Auguries of a Minor God, her first collection, was published by Faber in 2021. A finalist for the Dylan Thomas Prize, John Pollard Foundation International Poetry Prize, Michael Murphy Memorial Prize and the Butler Literary Award, it was chosen as a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, National Poetry Day Recommendation, Shakespeare & Co. Year of Reading Selection, and a Book of the Year by both The Irish Times and The Irish Independent. In 2023, she was appointed the Rooney Writer Fellow at Trinity College Dublin. Nidhi is an editorial director at Skein Press, contributing editor at The Stinging Fly, and serves on the Expert Advisory Committee to Culture Ireland.