Jeremy Atherton Lin
"...one of the best writers I’ve encountered, remaking the world sentence by immaculate sentence." Olivia Laing
Debut book Gay Bar forthcoming from LITTLE, BROWN (N. America) and GRANTA (UK) in 2021
Shortlisted for the Fitzcarraldo Editions Essay Prize, 2018
Educated in Los Angeles and now based in London, I am a writer of essays — about moths, phones, searchlights, swimming pools, slang, gay bars, closets, major museums and minor injuries.
I've edited academic books, anthologies and magazines. I am an associate lecturer at Camberwell College of Arts and associate editor of Failed States, the journal of writing and image about place.
Publication – Noon, The White Review, ArtReview, Art Licks, Beaux Arts, Dirty Furniture, Index, Surface, Not Here, Blithe House Quarterly, the National Trust
Lecturing & workshops – Central St Martins, Camberwell College of Arts, Norwich University of the Arts, South London Gallery, San Francisco Public Library, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
I am represented by Laura Macdougall at United Agents.