Zoe Gilbert is an award-winning author whose first novel, Folk, was published by Bloomsbury in 2018. Her short stories have appeared in anthologies and journals in the UK and internationally, and won prizes including the Costa Short Story Award 2014. She teaches and mentors writers at London Lit Lab, and at organisations including the British Library and Arvon Foundation. She has travelled to China and South Korea with the British Council to present her work, and is completing a Creative Writing PhD at the University of Chichester, exploring folk tales new short fiction. She is currently working on a novel inspired by the history of her local woodland in South London.
Words Away salon: Folkore, Fables and Fairy Tales: enrich your fiction
Websites: zoegilbert.com &