Stephanie Sy-Quia is a writer and critic based in London. She grew up in Berkeley, California, and France. Her writing has been featured in The Guardian, The Financial Times, The Times Literary Supplement, The White Review and elsewhere. She is a member of the Ledbury Critics Programme and has twice been shortlisted for the FT Bodley Head essay prize. Her debut work, AMNION, is forthcoming from Granta Poetry in November.