Yvonne Battle-Felton – Women’s Prize for Fiction longlistee
Yvonne Battle-Felton is an American writer living in the UK. A writer of fiction and Creative Nonfiction, her essays and short stories have been published in literary journals and anthologies. Her debut novel, Remembered, was long listed for the Women’s Prize for Fiction (2019), The Not the Booker Prize (2019), and The Jhalak Prize (2020). Yvonne also writes fiction and creative nonfiction for children and creates literary projects and platforms. She has a PhD in Creative Writing from Lancaster University. She is Lecturer in Creative Writing and Creative Industries at Sheffield Hallam University and a British Library Eccles Centre Visiting Fellow.