DR STEPHEN SETTERBERG
ANNE MARIE WIRTH CAUCHON Editor-in-Chief
Anne Marie Wirth Cauchon is Editor-in-Chief of Stillpoint Magazine, Creative Director of PrairieCare Institute’s Center for Applied Psychoanalysis, the mother of two, a PhD candidate in English and Comparative Literature at the University of Minnesota, and the author of the novel NOTHING.
KATE HOLFORD Art Director
Kate Holford is Art Director of Stillpoint Magazine, an artist, writer, and curator based in Glasgow. She was formally Deputy Director of Stillpoint Spaces London.
RASHIDA TAYLOR Fashion Editor & Creative Strategist
Rashida Taylor is a Writer, Fashion Editor, Social Media Whisperer based in London, encouraged by artistic expressions of the Black experience in all its various forms.
TAHNAHGA YAKO Elder-in-Residence
Tahnahga Yako is Mohawk, Taino and Ojibwa who was adopted into the lineage of her grandmother Keewaydinoquay. She has been named within the Longhouse and also carries her name from her grandmother’s lineage. Tahnahga Yako is a Chaplain and Cultural Liaison who has worked in serving the American Indian community within the Great Lakes region as a person who shares traditional cultural practices that promote healing for the ongoing of her people.
SUMMER XU Digital Marketing Associate
Summer Xu is Digital Marketing Associate at Stillpoint Magazine and Stillpoint Engage, a photography and film enthusiast currently based in Minneapolis. She is a founding member of In Light of Shadows, a platform that empowers and connects Chinese female creators.
DAVID PETERKA Assistant Editor
David Peterka received his MA in English literature from Syracuse University in 2019. He has done editorial work for Milkweed Editions.
MATHILDE RAMADIER Translator, French
Mathilde Ramadier is a French writer of non-fiction essays and graphic novels (among others Sartre, a graphic biography, ed. NBM, NY) living between Berlin and Southern France. She studied philosophy at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris and is currently finishing a master’s degree in Psychoanalysis at the University of Montpellier.
WILLIAM BARYLO Translator & Copy Editor, French
William Barylo (PhD., EHESS) is a UK-based researcher in Sociology. He is passionate about how young Muslims in Europe and North America use their cultural heritage and religious ethics to improve society through arts, the environment, social and economic justice and mental health. As a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Warwick, his current project ‘The Diaspora Strikes Back‘ explores activism amongst Sikh and Muslim millennials in Europe. He is the author of Young Muslim Change-Makers (2017).
NICK PORTUGAL Translator, Russian
Nick Portugal believes that each individual lives as many lives as they speak languages. In addition to his native Russian, he has been fortunate to travel the world and dedicate some years to exploring Mandarin, English and most recently French. Based in Toronto, Nick enjoys occasionally going back to his earliest career as a translator, to try and create textual links among these cultures.