– About

  (Photo: Leah Jing McIntosh)

(Photo: Leah Jing McIntosh)


Cher Tan is a writer in Melbourne, Australia.

Her work has appeared in Meanjin, AcclaimKill Your Darlings, Swampland Magazine, Catapult, SBS, and The Lifted Brow, among others. In 2017, her zine Neural Net/Like4Like was featured as part of the Digital Writers' Festival's Digital Zine Fair. She appeared at the Emerging Writers' Festival and National Young Writers’ Festival in 2018.

A cultural critic and agitator, Cher is interested in issues surrounding technology, late-stage capitalism, borders and boundaries, and the construction of identity, race, gender, and culture as defined by hyper-reality. 

Read an interview with Cher on Liminal Mag here.

She has also been involved in DIY musical projects: Grimalkin | Spiteward 

To email Cher, click here.