Koleka Putuma is an award-winning poet, playwright and theatre director. Her bestselling debut collection of poems Collective Amnesia is taking the South African literary scene by storm. Since its publication in April 2017, the book is in its 10th print run and is prescribed for study at tertiary level in South African Universities and Gothenburg University in Sweden.
Madhur Anand is the author of the book of poems A New Index for Predicting Catastrophes (McClelland & Stewart / PHRC, 2015) and the memoir This Red Line Goes Straight to Your Heart (Strange Light/ PHRC, 2020), both highly acclaimed and considered trailblazing in their synthesis of art and science. Her second collection of poems will be published by McClelland & Stewart in Spring 2022.
Caitlin Stobie is a Wellcome Trust ISSF Fellow at the University of Leeds. Her writing has appeared in Berfrois, Flash: The International Short-Short Story Magazine, Plumwood Mountain, Tears in the Fence, Zoomorphic, and elsewhere. She is an editorial assistant at Stand and a Visiting Lecturer in Creative Writing at Leeds Arts University.