K.C. Mead-Brewer is an author and editor living in Ithaca, New York.
Her fiction appears in Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading, Strange Horizons, Carve Magazine, and elsewhere. Her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, Best of the Net, and is included in both 2019’s Best Small Fictions and 2019’s Best Micro Fiction. Her short story “The Hidden People” won CutBank Magazine’s 2020 Montana Prize in Fiction (selected by Andrew Sean Greer), and her short story “The Daddy Thing” was one of Electric Literature’s 32 most-read stories of the decade.
She serves as a fiction editor with both Cleaver Magazine and 7×7, and she’s a prose reader for Cotton Xenomorph. She is a proud member of The Roving Writers, a small group of women artists who got their start together at Hedgebrook. She is a graduate of both the 2018 Clarion Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers’ Workshop as well as Tin House’s 2018 Winter Workshop for Short Fiction.
To contact K.C., email her at: kcmeadbrewer AT gmail DOT com