Emma Törzs lives in Minneapolis. Her short fiction has been published in journals such as Uncanny Magazine, Lightspeed, and Ploughshares, and honored with a 2020 NEA fellowship, a 2019 World Fantasy Award, and a 2015 O. Henry Prize. She is an enthusiastic member of the Clarion West class of 2017. http://www.emmaemmaemma.com
We would like stories that are joyous, horrific, hopeful, despondent, powerful and subtle. Write something that will take our breath away, make us yell and cry. Write unapologetically in your local patois and basilects in space; make references to local events and memes to your heart’s content. Write something that makes you laugh and cry. Indulge in all the hallmarks of your heritage that you find yourself yearning for in speculative literature, but know that we will not judge you based on your authenticity as a Southeast Asian.
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