Tanya Chan-Sam is a South African writer living in Sheffield. She has performed at literature festivals in Sheffield, Cape Town and London. She is a member of Inscribe and was selected for a mentorship award with Apprenticeships in Fiction 2007. Her writing is published in the UK and South Africa. Her short story chapbook, Mr Mohani and Oher Stories is published by Inscribe/Peepal Tree Press, (2008).