Isabel Cañas a Mexican-American speculative fiction writer and graduate of the Clarion West Writers Workshop.
A PhD candidate of medieval Islamicate literature, she can often be found in the Persian poetry section of the university library, notebook in hand, daydreaming about Mongol queens and long-dead warlords.
Isabel knows nine languages and has lived in Mexico, Scotland, Egypt, Turkey, and Jordan. She currently divides her time between Chicago and New York.
She is represented by Kari Sutherland of Bradford Literary Agency.
Image courtesy of Kara A. Peruccio