Emma Sloley

Emma Sloley started her career in her native Australia, where she was an editor at Harper's Bazaar magazine before spending 15 years in New York filing dispatches from her far-flung travels. She loves exploring, rediscovering, and writing about her three homes — Australia, Mexico, and the United States. In 2019, she published her first novel, “Disaster’s Children,” a work of literary speculative fiction set in a wealthy survivalist colony in Oregon. She is currently working on her next two novels.

• 15+ years of experience writing and editing
• Received scholarships from Bread Loaf Writer's Conference and the Kenyon Review Workshop
• Received a MacDowell Fellowship
• Her short stories and creative nonfiction have been anthologized and short-listed for prizes

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