Dr Prudence Gibson is a Post Doctoral Fellow at Art and Design. She is author of the following single authored books: The Plant Contract (Brill 2018), Janet Laurence: The Pharmacy of Plants (UNSWPress 2015) and The Rapture of Death (Boccalatte 2010). She has edited two volumes Aesthetics After Finitude (Re.press 2015) and Covert Plants (Punctum 2018 July). She has published many refereed articles, mainstream essays and fiction short stories. Her scholarly research area is Critical Plant Studies (Environmental Aesthetics). The next book project is on the environmental artwork of a major Australian female artist.