About the Authors

Emily Buckley-Crist



Emily Buckley-Crist is a senior English major and music minor at SUNY Geneseo. She is from the Albany, NY area. In addition to her English studies at Geneseo, she plays the clarinet in many campus ensembles and currently serves as co-president of Geneseo’s English Club. Her aspirations include attending graduate school and extensive international travel.










John Panus

John Panus is a senior English major at SUNY Geneseo with interests in African American literature, biopolitics and the neoliberal subject, and children’s literature.  At Geneseo, he is a captain of the varsity cross country and indoor/outdoor track and field teams.  Additionally, he serves as the Academic Chair for Geneseo’s charter of Sigma Tau Delta, the international English honor society, and works as a tutor and as the student director for the Geneseo Writing Learning Center.  Ultimately, he wishes to pursue a PhD in English literature and someday work as an English professor at a small liberal arts institution like Geneseo.  Outside of school, he enjoys Pixar movies, fishing, camping, and traveling the country for cross country/track meets.