We will be updating this page with presenters for Writefest 2020 as we secure them. In the meantime, check out the presenters from last year's Writefest!
2020 Keynote Speaker
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Literary Journal Editors
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bonnie jo stufflebeam
Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam's fiction and poetry has appeared in over 50 publications such as LeVar Burton Reads, Fairy Tale Review, and Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror as well as in six languages. She has been a finalist for the Nebula Award and won the Grand Prize in the SyFy Channel's Battle the Beast contest; SyFy made and released an animated short of her short story "Party Tricks," set in the world of The Magicians. She is the curator of the Art & Words Show in Fort Worth, Texas where she lives with three cats: Gamora, Don Quixote, and Gimli.
Addie Tsai is the author of the queer Asian young adult novel Dear Twin. Addie teaches courses in literature, creative writing, dance, and humanities at Houston Community College, and has also taught creative writing at Writers in the Schools, The Jung Center, Inprint Houston, and Kore Press (Tucson, Arizona). She collaborated with Dominic Walsh Dance Theater on Victor Frankenstein and Camille Claudel, among others. Addie holds an MFA from Warren Wilson College and a PhD in Dance from Texas Woman’s University. Her writing has been published in Banango Street, The Offing, The Collagist, The Feminist Wire, Nat. Brut., and elsewhere. She is the Nonfiction Editor at The Grief Diaries, Senior Associate Editor in Poetry at The Flexible Persona, and Associate Fiction Editor at Anomaly.