Yilun Fan is a science fiction writer and researcher from Hong Kong. She grew up in a small port city by the Yangtze River and likes to think about floating boundaries and changes. Her work has appeared in Science Fiction World, Galaxy’s Edge Chinese Edition, Modern Chinese Literature Studies, and SFRA Review, among others. Her award-winning short stories have been translated into several languages, published by Upper Rubber Boot Books, Oxford University Press, and Future Fiction. She serves as the deputy secretary-general for the World Chinese Science Popularization Writer Association. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. degree in speculative fiction studies at the University of California, Riverside.