Andres Lombana Bermudez is a transmedia designer and editor. He was born and raised in Bogota, Colombia, and currently lives in Austin. Andres is a PhD candidate in Media Studies at UT-Austin and previously completed a MSc in Comparative Media Studies at MIT.
Wendy James is a writer/director and activist who makes films that aim to provoke a deeper understanding of the relationship between race, gender, and class in the U.S. and Latin America. She is a PhD student in Film and Digital Media at the University of California-Santa Cruz.
Blake Scott is a student and teacher of history. He is a doctoral candidate at the University of Texas at Austin, where he writes and teaches about the history of travel and tourism in the Caribbean.
Maria Jose Afanador-Llach is a historian and researcher studying the relationship between economic cultures, territoriality, and knowledge production in eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries' New Granada (contemporary Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador and Panama). She is a PhD candidate in History at the University of Texas at Austin, where she also completed an MA degree in history.