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Julia Hannie

Julia Hannie (a.k.a Nie!) is a graphic designer/illustrator from Malaysia, born in the city of KL and thriving in the mountains of Ipoh. She currently loves handling publications but has also dabbled in product design and film. Her illustrations and ramblings can be found on her Instagram and Twitter, @nieniekoto, and can be reached via her email juliahannie10@gmail.com

Adriana Manan

Adriana Nordin Manan is a writer, playwright, translator and researcher. She was born, raised, and is based in Kuala Lumpur. With a Masters in Political Economy from New York University, Adriana is passionate about languages, culture and diversity in stories.