Aimee Valentine has a Ph.D. in English and Creative Writing from Western Michigan University where she specialized in American Literature, Contemporary Fiction, and Comics Studies. She has an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from San Francisco State and her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Witness, No Tokens, Hot Metal Bridge, TheHilltop Review, The Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies, TheRumpus, and Twelve Winters Press. She is the founding editor of inkt|art, an online journal for graphic literature. Aimee’s dissertation, Good Looking in the Dark: A Narrative Across Three Mediums, is a multi-modal work traversing prose fiction, playwriting, and comics. Aimee has also recently completed a novel, We Are All Good Gods.