New Fiction Bursary, 2013
Emily Owens, who writes as EM Killaley, was editor and co-founder of her undergraduate university’s Art & Literary Journal in Atlanta, Georgia, and has had a continuing involvement with various literary journals over the past seven years. She is currently completing an MA in creative writing at Northumbria University, and has been longlisted for Fish Publishing’s Flash Fiction Contest and published in the Eudora Welty Review. She lives in Newcastle upon Tyne.
She received a New Fiction Bursary at the Northern Writers’ Awards 2013 for her novel, The Unfamiliar Land.