The Judges

The Judges

Amelia Gray is the author of AM/PM (Featherproof Books) and Museum of the Weird (FC2). Her writing has appeared in American Short Fiction, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, DIAGRAM, and Caketrain, among others. Her first novel is forthcoming from Farrar, Straus and Giroux in Spring 2012.

Austin Kleon is a writer and artist. He's the author of the book Newspaper Blackout (Harper Perennial). Visit him online:

Beau Thorne wrote Max Payne for 20th Century Fox, which starred Mark Wahlberg and was adapted from the Rockstar videogame of the same name. He also wrote a movie for Warner Bros. and producer Dan Lin and is currently working on a project with producer Michael London (Sideways, Milk). He teaches screenwriting at UT.

Diana Welch is the co-author of the memoir The Kids are All Right (Three Rivers Press). Her reportage, fashion, and travel writing have been published in The Austin Chronicle, The Texas Observer, Night Magazine, Nylon, and elsewhere. You can see more of her work at

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