Ingrid de Kok has published six collections of poetry and her work has been translated into nine languages. Her most recent volume is Other Signs. She has read at major national and international festivals and has been awarded residencies and fellowships around the world. She lived in Canada from 1977-84 and was a visiting writer at Capilano College in 2004 when she also gave a Capilano Review Koerner Lecture. She lives in Cape Town.