Jeremy Atherton Lin is an American-born essayist. Jeremy grew up in California and transplanted to London, where he took a job in retail and hung out at bars. He wrote down his experiences candidly in blogs and zines, then wound up on the Writing MA at the Royal College of Art. He has since published in The White Review, ArtReview, W, The Face, Literary Hub, Noon, Tinted Window and the Times Literary Supplement. His first book Gay Bar was published by Little, Brown (US) and Granta (UK) in 2021. Jeremy has appeared on NPR, NTS Radio, BBC Radio London and BBC Radio 4. He is an editor at Failed States, the journal of art and writing on place.