I’m a writer and illustrator.
My work has been published by Granta, Tate, The London Review of Books, The White Review, The European Short Story Network, Narrative Magazine, and others. My short story collection, Fractals, is published by 3:AM Press.
My illustration has appeared in publications ranging from The Economist to The New York Times, to Elle Decoration. I have also created large-scale artworks for The Tate Modern and the Wellcome Institute. My website, badaude.typepad.com, was a Webby honouree in 2008.
I was state-school educated.
I also run @readwomen2014.