Madeleine Gray is a writer and critic. She is currently based in Manchester, where she is undertaking her PhD in contemporary women’s creative literary criticism under the supervision of Dr Kaye Mitchell. Her PhD is funded by the University of Manchester and by the J B Watt University of Sydney Travelling Scholarship. She is a current recipient of the Sydney Review of Books Emerging Critics fellowship.

Madeleine has an MSt in English (1900 – Present) (with Distinction) from the University of Oxford, and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons 1) from the University of Sydney. She was also tennis captain of her high school.