Rose is the main proprietress of this blog. She is 27 and working on her Ph.D. in musicology, where she focuses on film and television soundtracks, ’60s-’70s popular music, and opera (especially Wagnerian opera). Rose is the author of 33 1/3 Japan: Yoko Kanno’s Cowboy Bebop Soundtrack, due out November 2, 2017 from Bloomsbury Press. She is also a composer and freelance pop culture writer, and has contributed to Anime News Network, Autostraddle, Bitch Media and others. She lives in Austin, TX. Contact her via Twitter or CuriousCat.
Erika is a contributor to this blog. She is currently focusing on obtaining a bachelor’s degree in history. Her main interests are history and film, but she also likes to talk about anime a lot. She currently lives in Jacksonville, FL. Contact her via Twitter, Tumblr or Ask.fm.