Kerry-Lee Powell

Kerry-Lee Powell was born in Montreal and has lived in Antigua, Australia and the United Kingdom, where she studied Medieval and Renaissance Literature at Cardiff University. Her poetry has appeared in The Spectator, Ambit and MAGMA. Her fiction has been published in The Boston Review, The Malahat Review and the Virago Press Writing Women series. She has been nominated for a National Magazine Award and a Pushcart Prize. Her debut poetry collection ‘The Wreckage’ was published in 2015. Her debut short story collection ‘Willem de Kooning’s Paintbrush’ has been longlisted for the Giller Prize 2016

Agent Name: Jenny Hewson