Catherine Chen is a poet, performer, and author of the chapbook Manifesto, or: Hysteria (Big Lucks). Their writing has appeared in Slate, The Rumpus, Apogee, Anomaly, and Nat. Brut, among others. A recipient of fellowships from Poets House, Lambda Literary, and Sundress Academy for the Arts, they're currently working on a libretto.
Amanda Galvan Huynh is a Mexican American writer from Texas. She is the author of Songs of Brujería (Big Lucks) and Co-Editor of Of Color: Poets' Ways of Making: An Anthology of Transformative Poetics (The Operating System). Her writing has been supported by The MacDowell Colony, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, Virginia Center for the Arts, and others.