Dr Samara Linton is an award-winning writer and multidisciplinary content producer. Her work includes Diane Abbott: The Authorised Biography (2020) and The Colour of Madness: Exploring BAME Mental Health in the UK (2018).

After graduating from the University of Cambridge and University College London, Samara worked as a junior doctor in east London. In 2019, she was one of six applicants selected for the BBC Production Trainee Scheme.

She currently works at the BBC Audio Science Unit as an assistant producer for several BBC World Service and Radio 4 programmes. Samara can be found tweeting at @Samara_Linton.