Max Haiven

Max Haiven is a writer and teacher and Canada Research Chair in the Radical Imagination. His most recent books are Palm Oil: The Grease of Empire (2022), Revenge Capitalism: The Ghosts of Empire, the Demons of Capital, and the Settling of Unpayable Debts (2020), and Art after Money, Money after Art: Creative Strategies Against Financialization (2018).

Sameer Ashar

Sameer Ashar is Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Workers, Law, and Organizing Clinic at UC Irvine School of Law.

Donia Elizabeth Allen

Donia Elizabeth Allen’s poems have appeared in Agni, jubilat, and other literary journals. Her critical writing about Gayl Jones’s fiction has appeared in Callaloo: A Journal of African Diaspora Arts and Letters. She holds an MFA in Poetry from Columbia University and an MA in Afro-American Studies from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She did her […]

Matt Nadel

Matt Nadel is a journalist and documentary filmmaker based in New York. His writing has appeared in Scalawag, Palm Beach Post, and Soft Punk, among other publications. His most recent criminal-justice documentary, 120 YEARS, won Best Short Documentary at the Pan African Film Festival, the largest Black film fest in the United States. Matt was born and raised in Florida […]

Randall Horton

Randall Horton is author of the memoir Dead Weight and several books of poetry, including Pitch Dark Anarchy and The Lingua Franca of Ninth Street. He is the recipient of the Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Award and is Professor of English at the University of New Haven.

Emma Lower

Emma Lower was an Editorial Assistant at Boston Review. She holds a master’s degree from University of California–Berkeley and a bachelor’s degree from Yale.

Mary Kathryn Nagle

Mary Kathryn Nagle is an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation and the former Executive Director of the Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Program.

Jack Parlett

Jack Parlett is author of The Poetics of Cruising: Queer Visual Culture from Whitman to Grindr and Fire Island: A Century in the Life of an American Paradise, as well as the poetry chapbook Same Blue, Different You. He is a Junior Research Fellowship at University College, Oxford, where he teaches modern U.S. literature and […]

Yiru Zhang

Yiru Zhang, born in Nanjing, China, is a finalist for the John Steinbeck Award for Fiction and a recipient of the Literary Journal’s New Criticism Award. She has works published or forthcoming in Reed Magazine, the Florida Review, Tahoma Literary Review, Gordon Square Review, and other venues. She is currently working on a collection of […]

Meredith Talusan

Meredith Talusan is the author of the memoir Fairest, a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award, and has written for the New York Times, the Guardian, the Atlantic, LitHub, Guernica, Catapult, and many other publications. Meredith has also contributed to several books, most recently the fiction collection Anonymous Sex. Meredith lives in Baryville, New York […]