Sarah Brooks completed her PhD on seventeenth century Chinese ghost stories, and now works in East Asian Studies at the University of Leeds. She attended the Clarion West Writers' Workshop in 2012, and has had stories published in magazines including Interzone, Strange Horizons, and Strix. She won the 2017 Bare Fiction Short Story Prize, and the Walter Swan Short Story Prize 2017-18. She's grateful for the exciting and supportive literary scene in Leeds, and is a member of the Leeds Writers' Circle and the Northern Short Story Festival Academy. She is co-editor of Samovar, a bilingual online magazine of translated speculative fiction. You can find her on Twitter @Sarah_L_Brooks.

Sarah Brooks: The Cautious Traveller’s Guide to the Wastelands

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