Nishani Frazier is Associate Professor in the Department of American Studies and History at the University of Kansas. She serves as Associate Editor of American Studies and Editor of Dialogues: Blog of the American Studies Journal.
Maddie Pieropan is a third-year American Studies student at the University of Kansas. Their research interests include studies of American Popular Culture and Digital Humanities with a focus on contemporary media advertising, algorithm development, and digital culture.
Chris Perreira is Associate Professor in the Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of California, San Diego. He serves as Associate Editor of American Studies and Editor of Dialogues: Blog of the American Studies Journal.
Ashley Aranda is an artist and designer. She’s participated in ancestral research with Maseualkualli Farms, and was assistant to both The Commons at KU and The American Studies Journal/Dialogues Blog. You can find Ash doing graphic design or illustrations, but she enjoys spending time with her family and Wall-e the chihuahua.