Theresa Sylvester

Winner of The Quarterly West Prose Contest in 2022

Winner of The Black Fox Writing Contest in 2022


Theresa Sylvester is a Zambian writer based in Western Australia. She is a Tin House scholar. She was a 2023 Faber scholarship recipient, and is an alumna of Stuyvesant Writing workshop where she studied….


…In 2021 Theresa’s story Rootless was one of only three fiction stories selected to be published in the 2021 Fall / Winter edition of Black Warrior Review.
Her story Fracas Street won….