Paula J. Lambert is a literary and visual artist from Columbus, Ohio and author of four poetry books. She is a Residency Artist for the Ohio Arts Council Arts Learning Program, past recipient of an OAC Individual Artist Fellowship, and has twice been a fellow of the Virginia Center for Creative Arts. Lambert owns Full/Crescent Press, a small publisher of poetry books and broadsides, through which she has organized numerous public events that support the intersection of poetry and science.
Ariana Kramer writes poetry inspired by the natural world and inner landscape. In 2017, she received an Aldo & Estella Leopold Writers Residency with composer Andrea Clearfield. They created “Transformed by Fire,” a musical-poetic piece that explores Aldo Leopold’s changing perception of wolves. She holds a BA in Biology and an MS in Education – Leadership in Ecology, Culture and Learning.