Artnoose has 16 years’ reading and printmaking experience. She has recently read for crowds of 200 plus and has been invited to read at the Andy Warhol Museum. She has gone on reading tours across the US and Canada. Her long running zine, Ker-Bloom, is in numerous art and educational collections including those of NY MoMA, Harvard University, and UCLA.
Nate McDonough:Nate McDonough is an author/illustrator whose new graphic novel has been picked up by Six Gallery Press, blurbed by Jim Rugg, and picked up for distribution by John Porcellino. His comics have received mention in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and his work has appeared in anthologies such as Kindlin’ Quarterly, Andromeda, Hello World!, and Medicine or Candy. He has lectured about self-publishing and comics at the Carnegie Library and Open Thread’s Small Press Festival; and presented comics at public readings and variety shows.
Daniel McCloskey has performed on reading tours with projectors, noise boxes, puppets, and more. He has hosted or performed in over a hundred readings and performances. He has lectured about writing and public reading at Ohio University, Ohio State, and Open Thread’s Heinz-funded Small Press Festival.
Pawl Schwartz, Eva Kokopeli, Max Wheeler, Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela, David Lasky, Margaret Killjoy, Hannah Dobbz, Mary Burnet, Walker Mettling, Dan Gingold, Elwin Cotman, Jackie Wang, Jamie Ross, Joel Duncan, Marisa Mayhem, Christine Stoddard, Gunner, Di-ay Battad, Donna Sellinger, Andy Folk, Ross Rader, James Payne, Matt Whispers, M Young, Brian John Mitchel, Erin Drew, Georgi Johnston, Rebecca Riley.