Therese Lloyd’s first collection of poetry, Other Animals, was published to wide acclaim in 2013. Her poems have appeared in publications including Sport, Landfall,Hue & Cry, Jacket2, Metro, Turbine, and the AUP series New Zealand Poets in Performance.
In 2007, having received a Schaeffer Fellowship, she spent a year attending the acclaimed Iowa Writer’s Workshop.
In 2017, she completed a PhD at the International Institute of Modern Letters, in which she examined the role of ekphrasis in Canadian poet Anne Carson’s work. In 2018 Therese was Writer in Residence at the University of Waikato. In the same year her book The Facts was published, and went on to be shortlisted for the 2019 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards.