Alexandra Hill

Writer of Speculative Fiction

Alexandra Hill is a Polish-Canadian writer of stories, including fantasy, sci-fi, and horror. She won the Grand Prize in the 2019 Writer’s Digest Popular Fiction Awards for her short story, “A Life Measured in Moons.” An alumna of Odyssey Writing Workshop, Alexandra is pursuing an MFA in Fiction at the New School. She is also the founder and editor-in-chief of khōréō, a new magazine of speculative fiction and migration that highlights immigrant and diaspora authors and stories. 

In her previous life, Alexandra earned a Ph.D. in Computational Biology at Columbia University, where she also completed a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and English Literature. She currently lives in New York City with the loves of her life: a grouchy scientist and a trove of books. 

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