Dave Awl: original poetry and performance
Diana Slickman: introductory monograph
Christopher Piatt: introductory monograph
Ayun Halliday: introductory monograph
Myopic Books: Wicker Park, Chicago: venue for the Bestiary readings, Chuck Stebelton, host and curator of the reading series.
Homolatte (nee Grinder), weekly queer words and music revue, Edgewater, Chicago: venue for What the Sea Means 2.0 and Stitching a Dummy recordings, hosted by Scott Free.
Kurt Heintz, e-poets network: online design and development, video photography, introductory monograph
Cary Norsworthy: photography (See contributor's website.)
Vicki Quade: photography
Dave Awl's book, What the Sea Means, was published in 2002, and contains many of the pieces audible herein. It is available through Borders (Amazon.com).
This entire feature was first published online in February-March 2006.