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Thea Lim

Thea Lim
Photo by Elisha Lim

Thea Lim's novel An Ocean of Minutes is forthcoming from Quercus UK and Penguin Canada in Summer 2018. Her writing has been published by the Southampton Review, the Guardian, Salon, the Millions, Bitch Magazine, Utne Reader and others, and she has received multiple awards and fellowships for her work, including artists' grants from the Canada Council for the Arts and the Ontario Arts Council. She holds an MFA from the University of Houston and she previously served as nonfiction editor at Gulf Coast. She grew up in Singapore and lives in Toronto with her family.

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