Wen-yi Lee is a Singaporean alum of the Clarion West Writers’ Workshop and the 2022 Octavia E Butler memorial scholar. Her speculative writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Strange Horizons, Uncanny Magazine and Lightspeed, among others, and is forthcoming in the anthologies Fish Eats Lion Redux (Epigram Books), Fright 1 (Epigram Books) and Reclamation: An Anthology of Climate Horror (Outland Entertainment). Her non-fiction essay about Lady Macbeth, pontianaks and monstrous femininity appeared on Tor.com. She likes writing about girls with bite, feral nature and ghosts, is the editor-in-chief of Southeast Asian youth litmag Amber and was a YA mentor for Round 9 of Author Mentor Match.

She is represented by Isabel Kaufman at Fox Literary.

(Photo: Yap Tze Tong)

SHORT BIO: Wen-yi Lee is a Clarion West alumni from Singapore who likes writing about girls with bite, feral nature, and ghosts. Her speculative fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Uncanny, Lightspeed and Strange Horizons, among others, as well as several anthologies, while her non-fiction has appeared on Tordotcom. You can find her on Twitter at @wenyilee_ and otherwise at wenyileewrites.com.


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