Josephine Renee is studying creative writing at QUT. She has volunteered at the Brisbane Writers Festival 2022–2023 and looks forward to being a Youth Ambassador. She has travelled Europe for two years, spent a year and a half in North America, and recently returned from Paris. When not gaining world-building inspiration, she dedicates her time to writing and illustrating. Find her at josephinerenee.com.
Alex is a queer writer, illustrator, and swordfighting librarian. He is a committee member with the Australian Library and Information Association and avid reader, with a huge passion for Australian fantasy and YA stories. When he isn’t lurking in bookshops or libraries, he can be found looking for native frogs.
Celine is an avid reader with a passion for the Australian literary landscape. She works as a software engineer and enjoys writing and reading about chaotic women in STEM. When she isn’t reading, you can find her practicing martial arts.
Jodey Brand is a young non-binary book fanatic from Meanjin. When not working as a medical dispatcher for the ambulance their time is packed to the brim with anything and everything book related. From sharing passionate – and sometimes brutal – thoughts on TikTok to working on their very own novel, recently completing an emotionally rich Queer Y/A, Jodey has undeniable love for written art.