Elizabeth Hopkinson

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Elizabeth Hopkinson is a fantasy fiction writer with a deep interest in history and fairy tale. She is the author of Asexual Fairy Tales and Asexual Myths & Tales - collections of retold and reimagined traditional tales, which lend themselves to an asexual reading (ie read by someone on the asexual spectrum).

Elizabeth is a member of Out on the Page (a group of emerging LGBTQIA+ writers). She was a guest on Stonewall’s first asexual/aromantic panel in 2020 and has appeared at Leeds LGBT Literature Festival.

Elizabeth studied English Language and Literature at the University of Leeds, graduating in 1995. She has had around 100 short stories published, and won a number of prizes, including the James White Award 2005, and a runner-up prize in the Jane Austen Short Story Award, which won her story "The Delaford Ladies' Detective Agency" publication in the acclaimed Dancing with Mr Darcy, edited by Sarah Waters.

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Asexual Myths & Fairy Tales
Elizabeth Hopkinson Tagged: Fairy Tales | Lgbtq+ | Books Writing | Authors
Yorkshire & Humber