Craig Foltz is a poet and photographer who drifted through Michigan, California, and New York, before landing amidst Tāmaki Makaurau’s dormant volcanoes some 10 years ago. He has published with the inimitable Ugly Duckling Presse in Brooklyn, as well as in numerous journals and anthologies the world over.
Jackson Nieuwland is a human being, duh. They are a genderqueer writer, editor, librarian, and woo-girl, born and based in Te Whanganui-a-Tara. They co-founded the reading/zine series Food Court. This isn’t even their final form.
Pam Brown has published at least 30 books of significant and wildly innovative poetry since the 1970s, and served as the poetry editor for the radically important Australian literary magazine Overland.
Hana Pera Aoake is one of Aotearoa’s most genre-bending young writers, dancing across intense poetry, committed art writing, and biting cultural criticism, all with equal passion and quickness. She has been published in outlets such as Awa Wahine, The Spinoff, The Pantograph Punch, and Middleground Magazine, and is currently based in Lisbon.