Adrienne Edwards is a curator, scholar and writer whose work concerns visual, performance and cross-boundary art as well as histories, concepts, modes and methods of blackness.
Writer Yasmine El Rashidi is a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books and a contributing editor of the Middle East arts journal Bidoun.
Haytham el-Wardany's third collection of short stories is currently in print with Merit Publishing House, Cairo.
Başak Ertür has worked as a translator, editor and interpreter. With Müge Gürsoy Sökmen she co-edited the volume Waiting for the Barbarians: A Tribute to Edward Said (Verso, 2008), and her published translations in Turkish include Judith Butler’s Gender Trouble.