OUR TEAM


Amelia A J Foy is a 20-year-old creative based in the UK interested in bad puns and creating art promoting social change and self-expression, particularly surrounding queer issues. Her hobbies include art and writing mostly and if you see her walking down the street she'll be miming badly to music and smiling at dogs as they pass her. Follow her on Instagram.







Adele is a twenty-year-old Congolese writer struggling to get her journalism degree at Ryerson University. When she isn’t running around trying to finish schoolwork, she can be found dancing, criticizing literature/TV/film for fun or just waiting for Canadian weather to take a break and finally give her some semblance of warm weather. In the future, she hopes to see more people accept the beauty that is representation (in all aspects) and Netflix’s (best) series, The Get Down. Catch her yelling nonsensically on Instagram and Twitter.



Amy is a 19 year old artist and filmmaker from the Washington D.C. area who loves hiking and figure skating.  You can probably find her embroidering all 0f her clothes, drinking tea or listening to her ~chill~ playlist on Spotify. She is very passionate about human rights and social justice, and is studying Visual Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Keep up with Amy on her Instagram @amybkrimm or Twitter @amyybkrimm
Emily Bourne (she/they) is a 19-year-old artist, freelance writer and activist from London. Her main goal is to highlight and call-out ableism in society. Oh, and to remind disabled people that they are SO effing POWERFUL. Follow her Instagram to learn more!
CJ is a 19 year old Filipina artist from London. She dabbles in digital art and mixed media, as well as traditional illustration and photography. Her work features everything from her experiences as a bi WOC to politics, pop culture and her daydreams. You'll most likely catch her watching conspiracy theory videos or Louis Theroux. Keep up with her art on Instagram @chaariz
Jazmin is a 18 year old artist from the San Francisco Bay Area. She loves all forms of art from makeup to sculpture. Currently, she is studying graphic design at Long Beach State. She is very passionate about social justice issues and wants her art to raise awareness about them. Her other interests include nature, writing, and Studio Ghibli films. You can keep up with her adventures by following her on Twitter (@jazzy_d) or Instagram (@jazzz.d)

Brynna is a 17 year old artist from Fayetteville,  North Carolina. She likes all forms of art but her favorite media to work with is watercolor, however, she is currently loving social practice art. Brynna is passionate about social justice issues and always wants her art to dive a little deeper, reflecting the world around her. When she is not making art or stressing about school you can find Brynna bargain hunting at TJ Maxx or hanging with friends in her small town. Follow her on Instagram @brynnanunez




Desanka Vorkapich is an eighteen-year-old artist attending Western University in Canada. She finds the most inspiration from Yayoi Kusama’s artwork and her favorite media to use are markers. When she isn’t studying, you can either catch her listening to Flume or dreaming about the day she lives in Greenwich Village in NYC. Desanka is most passionate about mental health. Follow her @desanka.v to keep up with her artwork. 
Ruthie  is a precocious young feminist from the heart of Chicago. She enjoys roaming the streets in search of used bookstores and good bargains. Always wearing high heels, Ruthie champions the causes she cares about: serving underprivileged communities, women’s rights, political activism, environmental action...the list goes on. In her free time, Ruthie can be found dancing to Lorde, journaling, tutoring small children, drinking strong coffee, and being with her lovely friends.



Misa , is a non-binary trans individual film critic, filmmaker, photographer & social activist in South Africa who has dreams of making changes in the film industry for black and queer people. Their motto is to allow every creative to have the freedom of insanity to not give up until each creatives story is told. They spend their time watching old films & anime, as well as indulging in asian food.


Mail: misariver.sa@gmail.com| Instagram | Twitter 

Anjali is an eighteen year old self-titled writer who tries her best to write stuff, but continuously fails. Interested in politics and philosophy, most of her work is about injustices and the ways we think about these injustices. When she isn't doing college work or reading books about race and politics, she is watching sitcoms like Bojack Horseman or Peep Show and Louis Theroux documentaries or worrying about her future.




Ellanora is a child of the Jewish diaspora and the ocean. You can find her talking about queerness, the education system, or Regina Spektor. She likes things that involve words and making the world a better place. Learn more about her on Instagram @ellanoruhhh or Tumblr @rainewrights 
Keira is a sixteen year old writer, tea drinker, and bee enthusiast. She loves all modern art and baked goods and is really just trying her hardest right now. Her work is constantly inspired and defined by the people around her, as well as the media she consumes. She will gladly talk for hours about the importance of feminism in mainstream movies and TV. This program made possible with support from viewers like you.

Amal is a 20-year-old writer and student from London. She's a movie nerd who is willing to fight anyone who attacks rom-coms or movie musicals. You can usually find her listening to old Taylor Swift music or rewatching The Office for the one-millionth time. She cares immensely about global politics, good journalism and obscure Harry Potter characters.


SydneyBlu is a teenage writer, poet, artist and opinion-enthusiast. She's probably either writing, digging into Science Olympiad or ranting about the environment or oxford commas or something while listening to French indie even though she doesn't speak French. When she's not doing any of those you might find her painting or journalling or biking. She loves to travel and one day hopes to sail around the world. 
Merrie is a 14 year old home-educated writer and dancer from Brighton, UK. She enjoys writing random articles for her friends, discussing the merits of iced tea and talking about inspirational women campaigners. She’d like to change the world through her writing but it’s quite a big job and she’s only just getting started. You can usually find her trying on lipstick, rolling on the ground screaming with laughter or telling people that the shortening of her name is “Merrie as in Merry Christmas”.




Tanya is an Indian trans, non-binary, panromatic asexual SW, writer, poet and editor. Their work has appeared in Gone Lawn, Minola Review, Polyphony H.S, and elsewhere, and has been recognized by the Times of India and Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Student Contest, among other places. They are the founder & editor-in-chief of The Cerurove, a literary & arts magazine. Their chapbook Heaven is Only a Part of Our Body Where All the Sickness Resides was published by Ghost City Press in 2018. Find them on Twitter: @TanyaJVSingh. 


Grace is a queer 20 – something-year-old illustrator and bartender. She is obsessed with human interaction and how sex and porn habits affect the way we treat one another in every life. When she isn’t pulling pints, she is listening to sex podcasts, reading feminist literature, or sticking her nose into the sex and fetish clubs that London has to offer. 



More of her work can be found at @gracecowley_illustration