ADRIENNE RAPHEL is the author of the poetry collections What Was It For
(Rescue Press, 2017) and But
What Will We Do (Seattle Review, 2016). Her work has appeared in the New Yorker, the Paris Review Daily,
Lana Turner, Prelude, and
JONATHAN VATNER is a fiction writer in Yonkers, New York. His novel,
Carnegie Hill, is forthcoming from Thomas Dunne Books in August 2019.
GILA LYONS has written about feminism, mental health, and social justice for the New York Times, Salon, Vox, Cosmopolitan, HuffPost,
Good, and other publications. Find her on Twitter, @gilalyons, or on her website, gilalyons.com.
DANA ISOKAWA is the
associate editor of Poets & Writers Magazine.
NAMRATA PODDAR is the interviews editor for Kweli, where she curates a series called “Race, Power and Storytelling.” Her fiction and nonfiction has appeared in Longreads, Literary Hub, Electric Literature, VIDA
Review, and elsewhere.