Mary Lynn Bracht is an American author of Korean descent who now lives in London.
She has an MA in Creative Writing from Birkbeck, University of London. She grew up in a large ex-pat community of women who came of age in post-war South Korea. In 2002 Bracht visited her mother’s childhood village, and it was during this trip she first learned of the ‘Comfort Women’. White Chrysanthemum is her first novel, being published in January 2018 in the UK, as well as 16 other territories around the world.