Dr. Miranda Ward is a freelance writer, editor and researcher based in the UK. She has a PhD in cultural geography from Royal Holloway, University of London, where her research centred on the geographies of lap swimming and the indoor swimming pool. She is particularly interested in the relationship between space, place and the body.
She has also been a column editor and regular contributor to Vela, and is the co-author of F**k the Radio, We’ve Got Apple Juice: essays on a rock ’n’ roll band (Unbound, 2013). She grew up on a cattle ranch in California and now lives in Oxford.