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BIOS

SHORT BIO

Premee Mohamed is a Nebula, World Fantasy, and Aurora award-winning Indo-Caribbean scientist and speculative fiction author based in Edmonton, Alberta. She has also been a finalist for the Hugo, Ignyte, Locus, British Fantasy, and Crawford awards. Currently, she is the Edmonton Public Library writer-in-residence and an Assistant Editor at the short fiction audio venue Escape Pod. She is the author of the 'Beneath the Rising' series of novels as well as several novellas. Her short fiction has appeared in many venues and she can be found on her website at www.premeemohamed.com

LONG BIO

Premee Mohamed is an Indo-Caribbean scientist and speculative fiction author based in Edmonton, Alberta. 
She is the author of the 'Beneath the Rising' series of novels, which have been finalists for the Crawford Award, British Fantasy Award, Locus Award, and Aurora Award. Her novellas have been finalists for the Nebula Award, Aurora Award, British Fantasy Award, Georges Bugnet Award for Fiction, and Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Prize. In 2022 she won the Neb
ula Award and World Fantasy Award for her novella 'And What Can We Offer You Tonight' and the Aurora Award for her novella 'The Annual Migration of Clouds.' She has been a finalist for the Hugo, Ignyte, British Fantasy, and Crawford awards.
Her short fiction has appeared in print and audio venues including Analog, Augur, Nightmare Magazine, Slate, Fireside Fiction, and PodCastle. In 2017 she was nominated for the Pushcart Prize for her story 'Willing' (Third Flatiron Press).
She is currently the 2024 Writer-in-Residence at the Edmonton Public Library and an Assistant Editor for the short audio science fiction venue Escape Pod. Previously she was a Capital City Press Featured Writer for 2019/2020 with the Edmonton Public Library. Her guest editing positions include novellas with Interstellar Flight Press and short fiction with Apparition Lit. She has judged short fiction competitions with CBC, Dream Foundry, and others. 
She is represented by Michael Curry of the Donald Maass Literary Agency and is a member in good standing of the Writer's Union of Canada, the Writers Guild of Alberta, the Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Association, and the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers Association. She can be found on her website at www.premeemohamed.com.

 

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