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Daniel York Loh is an award-winning writer and filmmaker who is one of 21 writers of colour featured in the best-selling essay collection The Good Immigrant. His short plays have been staged at the Royal Court, Orange Tree, Theatre Royal Stratford East and The Bush. Along with composer Craig Adams he was the winner of the 2016 Perfect Pitch award to create an original stage musical, Sinking Water, based on events around the 2004 Morecambe Bay Chinese cockle-pickers’ disaster. His play about the World War One Chinese Labour Corps, Forgotten 遗忘, is being produced by Moongate and Yellow Earth. He is also one-third of alt-folk band Wondermare whose selftitled debut album is available on iTunes and Spotify.