Jonel Abellanosa resides in Cebu City, the Philippines. His poetry has appeared in numerous journals and anthologies including, Marsh Hawk Review, Anglican Theological Review, Rattle, Poetry Kanto, Spirit Fire Review, The Bangalore Review, Filipino American Artist Directory, The McNeese Review, GNU Journal and Pedestal Magazine. He has two chapbooks, “Pictures of the Floating World” (Kind of a Hurricane Press) and “The Freeflowing All” (Black Poppy Review). He is a Pushcart Prize nominee.
Janna Añonuevo Langholz is is a photo-based, interdisciplinary artist born and based in St. Louis, Missouri. She received a BFA in Fibers from Truman State University in 2011 and received a full fellowship to attend graduate school at SMU Meadows School of the Arts in 2013. She received her MFA in 2015 with a concentration in photography. Her work explores her Filipino American identity and relationship to place through photography and site-responsive interactions with architecture and the land, addressing themes such as human impact on the environment as well as regeneration and ability to thrive in an unstable world.
Her work has been shown throughout the U.S. in solo and group shows in St. Louis, Dallas, San Francisco, Portland, Taos (New Mexico), and Hilo (Hawaii). She received a fellowship from the artist program Signal Fire to participate in "unwalking" the Lewis & Clark trail from Oregon to Eastern Montana during summer 2016.