Jennifer Lee Tsai is a poet, editor and critic. She was born in Bebington and grew up in Liverpool. Jennifer is a fellow of The Complete Works III and a Ledbury Poetry Critic. Her work has been published in the Bloodaxe anthology Ten: Poets of the New Generation (2017) and her debut poetry pamphlet Kismet was published by ignitionpress in 2019. Jennifer is a Contributing Editor to Ambit. In 2019, she was awarded an AHRC scholarship to undertake doctoral research in Creative Writing at the University of Liverpool.
“I’m overjoyed to have won a Northern Writers’ Award for Poetry; it will provide valuable support in working towards my first full-length collection, especially at this current time. Thank you so much to New Writing North and the judge Vahni Capildeo.”