Margot Atwell

Margot Atwell is the Director of Publishing at Kickstarter, where she helps authors and publishers use the platform to build community and find support for their creative projects. Previously, Margot was Publisher at Beaufort Books, an independent publisher of fiction and non-fiction books. Margot’s writing has been published in numerous print and online publications. Her first book, The Insider’s Guide to Book Publishing Success, was published in February 2013. In 2014, she raised almost $10,000 on Kickstarter to launch Gutpunch Press and fund her second book, Derby Life: A Crash Course in the Incredible Sport of Roller Derby (2015).


Amy Gall

Amy Gall writes, creates, and sometimes sleeps in Brooklyn.  Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Tin House, Vice, The Los Angeles Review of Books, Poets & Writers, Guernica, Brooklyn Magazine, Joyland and PANK, among others. She earned her MFA in creative writing from The New School and is currently working on a collection of essays about sex, violence, and the body.

Automne Zingg

Automne Zingg is a writer, illustrator, musician and video artist based in Brooklyn, New York. She creates sonic space pop under the name of  Lacey Spacecake and is the mastermind/illustrator behind "Comfort Eating With Nick Cave:Vegan Recipes To Get Deep Inside Of You" and "Defensive Eating With Morrissey:Vegan Recipes From The One You Left Behind." Both titles are available through Microcosm Publishing and book stores around the world.

Also featuring: T. Cole, Glory Edim, Matt Meyer, Sid Orlando and Brandon S.

These authors will speak at Sanctuary on thursday March 9th starting at 8pm.