Bella Li is a freelance editor and PhD candidate at the University of Melbourne. Her poems have been published most recently in Best Australian Poems (2012, 2013), Contemporary Asian Australian Poets (2013) and Land Before Lines (2014). Her chapbook Maps, Cargo (Vagabond Press, 2013) was shortlisted for the 2014 Wesley Michel Wright Prize. She is a managing co-editor at Five Islands Press.

Bella is a poet commissioned for the Rhyming The Dead Radio Series.

Click here for The Changeling, The Late, Arthur Rimbaud, reflecting on the many lives of the great flaneur.



  • 3. Chalk is Falling - Rhyming The Dead - Bella Li & Jakob Ziguras
  • Bella Li reads 'Rimbaud in Africa'