ELLE AVIV NEWTON
A poet, editor, teacher, designer and arts curator, Elle Aviv Newton is a fourth-generation native of Oakland, California and a graduate of Mills College. Newton’s writing has appeared in print, radio and digital space, and was recently adapted for the stage. She regularly leads writing workshops and curates exhibitions, performances, and community happenings in California and elsewhere. She is editor and cofounder of Poets Reading the News. You can learn more about her at: www.elleavivnewton.com
J Spagnolo is an activist, cultural producer and poet living in California. Spagnolo has shared poetry through radio shows, film festivals, podcasts, and events around the world. Spagnolo leads the publication’s marketing and operations. Connect with them via Twitter.