Eli Lee

Eli Lee is fiction editor at literary journal Minor Literature[s], where she also writes essays and reviews, and an articles editor at speculative fiction magazine Strange Horizons. Her story ‘Rupun’ was in Fable (2015), a collection of modern fairytales from The Pigeonhole, and ‘Today’ was longlisted for The White Review Short Story Prize 2016 and performed at Unsung Stories Live. She has a first-class BA in English Literature from Oxford.

Eli’s debut novel, A Strange and Brilliant Light, is a riveting, thought-provoking speculative literary novel exploring the impact of the AI revolution through the eyes of three very different young women.  It will be published by Quercus in July 2021.

Books by Eli Lee


Represented at The North Literary Agency by Julie Fergusson.