Marquis Bey (they/them, or any pronouns) is currently assistant professor of African American studies and English, affiliated faculty in Gender and Sexuality Studies, and core faculty member of Critical Theory, at Northwestern University. Bey is the author, most recently, of Black Trans Feminism (2022). They are currently revising a manuscript titled “Cistem Failure: Essays on Blackness and Cisgender,” forthcoming in 2022.
Caia Maria de Araújo Coelho is a Brazilian travesti transfeminist. The author founded the website Transadvocate Brasil and is a member of the board of directors of the nongovernmental organization Natrape, which claims human rights for trans people. She researches in the fields of cinema, decolonial studies, and queer abolitionism.
Stephen Dillon is associate professor of critical race and queer studies in the School of Critical Social Inquiry at Hampshire College. He is the author Fugitive Life: The Queer Politics of the Prison State (2018).
Nadja Eisenberg-Guyot is a...