Jessica J. Lee is a British-Canadian-Taiwanese author and environmental historian, and winner of the 2019 RBC Taylor Prize Emerging Writer Award. She is the author of two books of nature writing: Turning (2017) and Two Trees Make a Forest (2019). She has a PhD in Environmental History and Aesthetics and has written for The Guardian, The TLS, Catapult, and BBC Radio 4, among others. Jessica is the founding editor of The Willowherb Review, which publishes nature writing by emerging and established writers of colour. Follow Jessica on Twitter and Instagram @jessicajlee and The Willowherb Review @WillowherbRvw.
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