Sandeep Parmar was born in Nottingham and raised in Southern California. She received her PhD in English Literature from University College London in 2008, on the unpublished autobiographies of the modernist poet Mina Loy, and she holds an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia. She is Reviews Editor of The Wolf magazine, and edited The Collected Poems of Hope Mirrlees for Carcanet Press (2011). Her critical book, Reading Mina Loy’s Autobiographies, appeared from Bloomsbury in 2013. She teaches twentieth-century literature and creative writing at the University of Liverpool, and is currently editing the Collected Poems of Nancy Cunard as well as writing a biography of Hope Mirrlees.