Bal is currently working on his doctorate degree and teaching
at Arizona State University. He writes theatre plays, poetry
and short stories.
Bal is an anthropologist and writer of prose and poetry.
Kim Brauer has been living in Berlin for three years, founding
writing groups and events, and haunting queer clubs and Kreuzberg
cafes. Her stories have been published recently in the Blithe
House Quarterly (http://www.blithe.com/bhq9.2/9.2.06.html),
and will be forthcoming in the Scrivener Creative Review. She's
currently at work on a novel about a woman's journey through
the Maghreb as well as a crime novel about an art theft in Jordan.
Zeki is a faculty of sculptor at Kocaeli University, Department
of Fine Arts. He is holding a master of art degree from Hacettepe
University, Ankara. Zeki, also, studied at Brussels Royal School
of Art, Belgium and attended studios of Martin Guyaux and Pierre
Charpontier. His works have been exhibited in several art shows
both in Turkey and Belgium.
is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology at Arizona
State University. Her current research is on immigration, citizenship
and cultural identity.
Özgür Soğancı, is
a PhD candidate at Arizona State University and is currently
working on his dissertation which problemetizes the gap between
the Kemalist art educational practice in Turkey and the historical
visual traditions of Anatolia with a focus on the place of figurative
representation in the cultures of Islam. He is also interested
in art making and chooses to conserve his work in book format
some of which can be seen in his website:www.public.asu.edu/~soganci
Chong Ho Yu (Alex) has a Ph.D. in Measurement, Statistics, and
Methodological Studies (Arizona State University, AZ). He also
has a B.A. in Visual art (Bemidji State University, MN) and
a diploma in Professional Photography (New York Institute of
Photography). Currently he is a Psychometrician at Cisco Systems.
Sinan Yucel holds a BA and an MSA in Graphic Design. Aside
from his professional design work, he paints a little bit, draws
a little bit, and even writes a little bit.
Design by Sinan Yucel