About

Emily Midorikawa is the author of Out of the Shadows: Six Visionary Victorian Women in Search of a Public Voice, published by Counterpoint Press in May 2021. The book has attracted coverage in, among others, the New Yorker, the Wall Street Journal and the Times Literary Supplement.

Emily is also the coauthor of A Secret Sisterhood: The Literary Friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontё, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf, written with Emma Claire Sweeney, and published in 2017.

Emily is a winner of the Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize. Her journalism has been published in the likes of the Daily Telegraph, the Paris Review, The Times (of London) and the Washington Post. She teaches on the writing programme at New York University London.