Edward Jenner graduated from the University of Otago in 1972 with MA (Hons) in both Greek and Latin. In the years 1973-77 he worked on two archeological digs in the Middle East and travelled widely in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. He has spent most of the last ten years teaching Classics in Malawi at Kamuzu Academy and Chancellor College (a constituent of the University of Malawi). His publications include A Memorial Brass (Hawk Press, Eastbourne, 1980). Dedications (Omphalos Press, Auckland, 1991). The Love-Songs of Ibykos: 22 Fragments (Holloway Press, Auckland 1997). Sappho Triptych (Puriri Press, Auckland, 2007) and Writers in Residence and Other Captive Fauna (Titus Books, Auckland, 2009).