Susan Barker grew up in east London. She studied philosophy at the University of Leeds and creative writing at the University of Manchester. She is the author of the novels Sayonara Bar (2005) and The Orientalist and the Ghost (2008), both published by Doubleday (UK) and longlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize.
ARTICLES FEATURING SUSAN
Fictional Forays to a Familiarly Exotic China
There are enough horrors in China’s past to sate any reader’s appetite....