Derek Newman-Stille is a PhD candidate in Canadian Studies at Trent University. He has given papers in conferences such as The International Medieval Congress, The Academic Conference on Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy, The International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts, the Mid American Popular and American Culture Association, The International Congress on Medieval Studies, and The Canadian Disability Studies Association. Derek has been published in fora such as Mosaic: A Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature, The Canadian Fantastic in Focus, and Quill & Quire. Derek also runs the three time Aurora Award-Winning Website Speculating Canada (www.speculatingcanada.ca) and a radio show of the same name. Derek is an artist and illustrator whose illustrations have been published in Lackington’s and Postscripts to Darkness. To find out more about Derek’s art, visit his website at http://www.dereknewmanstille.ca/ .
Sara Cleto is a PhD candidate in English and Folklore at The Ohio State University. Her research focuses on folk narrative and 19th-Century British Literature and she is currently writing her dissertation on disability in 19th-Century British fairy tales. Also a creative writer, her work has been published by or is forthcoming from Goblin Fruit, Mythic Delirium, Cabinet des Fees: Scherezade’s Bequest and others. Her website is http://www.saracleto.com/
Brittany Warman is a PhD candidate in English and Folklore at The Ohio State University, where she focuses on folk narrative and 19th-century British literature, particularly the Gothic and Fantastic. She is currently writing her dissertation on fairy tales, fairy legends, and the Gothic aesthetic. Her creative work has been published by or is forthcoming from Mythic Delirium, Stone Telling, Apex Magazine, and others. Her website is http://www.brittanywarman.com/
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