Jo Lennan is an Australian-born lawyer and writer. As a writer of fiction, Jo has won national awards for her short stories and a novel manuscript in progress. Her stories and essays have appeared in Best Australian Stories and Best Australian Essays, published by Black Inc, as well as leading literary journals. Hailing from coastal New South Wales, Jo studied in Sydney and Oxford, where she was a Commonwealth Scholar. She is the author of In The Time of Foxes, published by Scribner in 2021.