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Manish Melwani

Manish Melwani is a Singaporean writer of strange and monstrous fictions that skulk the borderlands of science fiction and horror. He attended the Clarion Writers’ Workshop in 2014, and then completed a master’s thesis at NYU entitled Starports, Portals, and Port Cities: Science Fiction and Fantasy in Empire’s Wake. He’s currently working on a series […]

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Katherine Denby

Professor Katherine Denby is a member of the Centre for Novel Agricultural Products (cnap.org.uk) in the Biology Department at the University of York. Her research focuses on plant disease resistance, novel bio-control strategies and crop improvement for disease resistance, yield and quality traits. Katherine’s work is focused on leafy vegetables, using large-scale data and new […]

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Abu Bakr Sadiq

Abu Bakr Sadiq is a Nigerian poet. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in The Lit Quarterly, FIYAH, Uncanny Magazine, Iskanchi Press & Magazine, Knight’s Library Magazine, Black Cat Magazine‚ Rockvale Review, Radical Art Review, The Shallow Tales Review, Salamander Ink Press, Trampset, Poetry Column NND, The Drinking Gourd, and elsewhere. He emerged First […]

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Renee Roberson Tecco

Renée Roberson Tecco is a Library Customer Adviser and a co-founder of the Midwest Black Speculative Fiction Alliance.   Find Renée on Twitter at @rentec8 and on Instagram at @blakkr_the_liberry and @MidwestBSFA.

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Justin C. Key

Justin C. Key is a speculative fiction writer, psychiatrist, and a graduate of Clarion West 2015. His short stories have appeared and are forthcoming in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Strange Horizons, Tor.com, Escape Pod, and Lightspeed. His novella, Spider King, is available from Realm wherever you get your podcasts. He is currently […]

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Jeannette Ng

Jeannette Ng is originally from Hong Kong but now lives in Durham, UK. Her MA in Medieval and Renaissance Studies fed into an interest in medieval and missionary theology, which in turn spawned her love for writing gothic fantasy with a theological twist. She used to sell costumes out of her garage. She runs live […]

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Fargo Nissim Tbakhi

Fargo Tbakhi is a queer Palestinian performance artist, a Taurus, and a cool breeze. Find more at fargotbakhi.com.   Find Fargo on his website, or on Twitter at @YouKnowFargo.    

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N.A. Mansour

N.A. Mansour is a historian of books, art and religion. She produces podcasts, edits Hazine.info, and works for different museums and archives. She also writes for the general public on culture, Islam and history, with publications in Contingent, Eater, The Counter and more.   Find N.A. on Twitter at @NAMansour26.  

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Victor Manibo

Victor Manibo is a Filipino speculative fiction writer living in New York. As a queer immigrant and a person of color, he writes about the experiences of people who live these identities as they navigate messy, imaginary worlds. Aside from fiction, he also spins fantastical tales in his career as a lawyer. He lives in […]

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Brea McQueen

Brea McQueen is a activist, librarian, and manager in Southwest Ohio who has spent the majority of her career working with youth in public libraries. She’s incredibly passionate about providing meaningful service to historically underserved communities and challenging the ideas of what librarianship *should* look like. In her spare time you can find her getting […]

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