Stuart Dybek’s most recent books are I Sailed with Magellan, a novel in stories, and Streets in Their Own Ink: Poems. He is a distinguished writer-in-residence at Northwestern University.
George Langelaan (1908–1972) was a British writer and journalist who published a memoir of his experiences as an Allied spy, The Masks of War, and a story collection, Out of Time.
Emily Ruskovich grew up in Northern Idaho. A graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop and a recipient of a 2015 O. Henry Prize, she teaches creative writing at the University of Colorado in Denver. Her first novel, Idaho, is forthcoming from Random House in 2016.
May-Lan Tan is a fine art graduate of Goldsmiths College. She lives in London.
Beck Hansen is a critically acclaimed musician and artist. For information about his work, visit www.beck.com.