October/November 2020

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Kevin Brusie photo by Sharyn Brusie Contributors Kevin Brusie Kevin Brusie ("Listening With" photo, page 72) has a passion for capturing images, and he's photographed many listeners for AudioFile over the years. His goal when creating an environmental portrait is an exchange—"I give my vision: lighting, perspective, experience. The subject presents their true self, no façades." More of his work can be seen at Traci Currie Jamerican performing artist Traci Currie (Yetide Badaki profile, page 32) has been reviewing for AudioFile since 2014. She taught communication studies at the University of Michigan-Flint for 14 years and worked with youth in the Michigan juvenile system for 7 years. In 2018 she moved to Delaware to pursue other opportunities as an artist-activist. She directs an arts apprenticeship summer program and participates in literary retreats and conferences. Jessie C. Grearson Jessie Grearson (Matthew Lloyd Davies profile, page 52) is a freelance writer and a writing teacher living in Falmouth, Maine. A graduate of the Iowa Writers Workshop, she has co-authored two essay collections and is currently at work on a practical handbook on college essay writing. When not writing, teaching, or coaching her high school speech team, she can be found visiting lighthouses, searching for sea glass, or in her garden dreaming up new recipes. Candace Levy Contributing Editor Candace Levy ("5 Questions with Narrator Phoebe Strole," page 58, and "5 Audiobooks to Travel the World—From Home," page 68) is a full-time freelance book editor as well as a book reviewer and journalist. When she's not working, you'll inevitably find her listening to an audiobook while cooking, walking, making lace, or taking photographs. She was honored to be the 2016 Audio Publishers Association's Audiobook Blogger of the Year. Look for her "Take 5 with Candace" column on AudioFile's blog: blog/category/take-5. Aurelia Scott Aurelia C. Scott (Isabel Wilkerson profile, page 44) loves being an AudioFile contributing editor because she is able to hear a wanton number of audiobooks and interview occasionally wanton authors and narrators. Aurelia also writes the "Aurelia's Audio Adventures" column on AudioFile's blog ( aurelias-audio-adventures). Herself the author of an award-winning nonfiction book about competitive rose gardeners, Aurelia is writing the first in a series of novels about a nineteenth-century scientist's adventures among the world's legendary and mythical creatures. She is also writing a memoir of women and lingerie. 6 n AudioFile/ Traci Currie Kevin Brusie Candace Levy Aurelia Scott Jessie Grearson

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