Jennifer Marie Brissett

Jennifer Marie Brissett once owned an indie bookstore in Brooklyn called Indigo Café & Books. Now she is an author and has written the novel Elysium (Aqueduct Press) which won the Philip K. Dick Special Citation Award and was a finalist for the Tiptree and Locus Awards. She has a new novel coming out from Tor Books in the summer of 2020! This is her second story with Uncanny Magazine. Her other short stories can be found in FIYAH Magazine, Fantastic Stories of the Imagination, Lightspeed Magazine, Motherboard Vice (Terraform), The Future Fire, the anthology APB: Artists against Police Brutality, and other publications. She currently is a professor in the MFA program in Creative Writing at Southern New Hampshire University. She lives in NYC. Her personal website can be found at