ɛlɛˈana kastrojˈani

nomadic subject :

writes speculative fiction from the margins of history and the far futures of the Capitalocene. Stories seek epistemic and environmental justice, challenge stable notions of identity, nurture solidarity with the non-human.

immodest witness :

is training as a performance storyteller and hopes to mobilise oral literature to inspire radical hope and social change.

constitutive outsider :

was born in Greece, is multiply queer and holds a PhD in cultural geography.


Press kit

Eleanna Castroianni is a genderqueer writer, poet and oral storyteller from Greece. A cultural geographer by training, Eleanna tells stories from the margins of history and the far futures of the Anthropocene. Their written work has appeared in Clarkesworld, Strange Horizons, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Podcastle, The Stinging Fly and elsewhere. Eleanna performs in communities, sharing myths and folktales that build tolerance and empathy, and acts as a storytelling consultant for activists. They live in Athens, Greece with a steadily growing number of string instruments.

E-mail: e [dot] castroianni [at] gmail [dot] com

Twitter: @nomadological


Get in touch

e [dot] castroianni [at] gmail [dot] com