Emily B. Cataneo is a Boston-based writer of literary speculative fiction. Her work has appeared in magazines such as Black Static, Interfictions: A Journal of Interstitial Arts, and The Dark and has been long-listed for John Joseph Adams’ Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2016. She is a 2016 graduate of the Clarion Writers Workshop in San Diego and a 2013 graduate of the Odyssey Writing Workshop in New Hampshire. Common motifs in her stories include female protagonists and feminism, the Victorian occult, mysterious animals, strange museums, early twentieth century Europe and the aesthetic of fairytales.