Sarah Howe was born in Hong Kong in 1983 to an English father and Chinese mother. Having studied English at Cambridge and Harvard, she is currently writing a doctorate on Renaissance poetry and the visual imagination. As a painter, she was the Student Artist in Residence at Christ’s College, Cambridge in 2004–5. Her criticism has appeared in numerous journals and she won the inaugural London Review of Books Young Reviewers Competition for her writing on contemporary poetry. Several of her poems are forthcoming in Shearsman and Stand.
from Horizon Review