Sarah Howe

Sarah Howe was born in Hong Kong in 1983 to an English father and Chinese mother, and moved to England as a child. Her pamphlet, A Certain Chinese Encyclopedia, was published in 2009, and she received an Eric Gregory Award in 2010. Her debut collection, Loop of Jade, is shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best First Collection 2014. She lives in Cambridge and London.

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Sarah Howe on Going Home

At the Chinese Visa Centre window I was nervous, clutching my queue number like a talisman or lot. My first effort had been sent back like corrected homework. In the box marked ‘City and Country of Birth’ I had ...

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