Cara Masten DiGirolamo
Cara Masten DiGirolamo is an MFA candidate at the University of British Columbia, an amateur bookbinder, an ex-collegiate fencer, and a rogue instructor in the secret art of Turkish paper marbling. Queer in a variety of ways, Cara is also a recovering PhD student who uses her linguistic expertise–mainly involving Middle Welsh pronouns–to consult on fictional languages. She is renowned in some circles for DiGirolamo 2012, an article on the phonology of fandom pairing names. Her fiction can be found in Daily Science Fiction, Cast of Wonders, and Newmyths.com, and is forthcoming at Beneath Ceaseless Skies.