Hannah Lowe is a writer living in London. Her first collection Chick (shortlisted for the Forward, Aldeburgh Best First Collection and and Seamus Heaney First Collection Prizes) was published by Bloodaxe in January 2013 followed by a short chapbook R x, published by sine wave peak in October 2013. Another pamphlet Ormonde was published in 2014 by Hercules Editions and her family memoir Long Time No See will be published by Periscope Press in January 2015. She is also studying for a PhD in Creative Writing and is teaching fellow in Creative Writing at Oxford Brookes University. She judged the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award in 2013. She was named as one of twenty Next Generation Poets 2014.