Yrsa Daley-Ward is a model, actor and writer of mixed West Indian and West African heritage. Born to a Jamaican mother and a Nigerian father, Yrsa was raised by her devout Seventh Day Adventist grandparents in the small town of Chorley in the North of England. Yrsa interweaves experience with each influence to fuse poetry with theatre, music and storytelling. Her collection of short stories, “On Snakes and Other Stories” will be published by 3:AM Press in early 2013.
Lee’s debut collection of poetry “Varroa Destructor”, will be published by 3:AM Press in early 2013. Lee is also the author of short story collection “Everyday”, and novel “The Canal”, as well as publishing stories and poetry in various anthologies and journals (including, of course, 3:AM). He is based in London.
Dylan is the author of “Body Parts”, which 3:AM Press is published in Autumn 2012. Previously, he has published, “The Memory of Place: A Phenomenology of the Uncanny” [Ohio University Press, 2012] and “The Aesthetics of Decay: Nothingness, Nostalgia and the Absence of Reason.” [Peter Lang 2006]. He is a CNRS / Volkwagen Stiftung post-doctoral researcher at Les Archives Husserl, École Normale Supérieure, working in conjunction with Dorothée Legrand. He lives in Paris.
Christiana’s third book, “Death of a Ladies’ Man”, was published by 3:AM Press in Autumn 2012, having previously been serialized in 3:AM Magazine in Spring / Summer 2012. Christiana is also the author of, “The Wrecking Ball” [Beautiful Books UK, and Harper Perennial USA, 2008] and graphic novel, “The Socialite Manifesto” [Beautiful Books, 2009]. She graduated from Cambridge, in Philosophy, in 2011.
Adam is the author of, “Grey Cats”, which was runner-up in the inaugural Paris Literary Prize in 2011, and published by 3:AM Press in Autumn 2012. His short stories, poetry and translations have been published in journals including, 3AM, Vestoj, Her Royal Majesty and Chimera, as well as being displayed in the Palais de Tokyo. In May 2012, his ficto-essay THE DEEP was published in a stand-alone bilingual edition by Editions de la Houle, a new Belgian house. Adam is currently working on his next book, provisionally titled, “Feeding Time.”
[Other authors to be announced soon…]