Andy Hedgecock is a freelance writer, researcher and trainer. His earliest reviews, essays and interviews were published in the anarchist press in the 1980s. Since then he has written for publications such as The Spectator, Time Out, Penguin City Guides, The Oxford Companion to English Literature, Interzone, The Third Alternative, The Breaking Windows Anthology and Foundation. Andy was co-editor (fiction) of Interzone, Britain’s longest-running British sf magazine, from 2006 to 2016. He is a regular contributor to The Morning Star.