“God’s Lesson Plan”

September 24, 2020 in Crossgenre, Illustrations by ndannels

Image Cited:

Meme source imagery of Mads Mikkelsen as Dr. Hannibal Lecter.

Fuller, Bryan and Thomas Harris, creators. Hannibal. NBC, 2013-2015.

Bias Collins is a queer, neurodivergent, transgender graduate student in the PhD in Literature program, Cultural Studies emphasis. His primary research focus is on analyzing adaptations of fictional dis/abled figures from literary to visual mediums, particularly in the genres of science fiction, horror, & the gothic. He is keenly interested in exploring the hybridity of morality & mortality in figures of the cyborg, zombie, & vampire and their reliance on dis/ability in their dis/configurations of the human body. His wider areas of research interests include Disability, Queer, Feminist, & Film Studies. His creative work has also been published in UCSD’s Queer Authors Anthology (2019).

by sciston

Double Vision

May 30, 2015 in Illustrations by sciston


Ricardo Ales is an artist graduating this year from UC San Diego’s Visual Arts department with a Bachelor’s degree in Studio Art. He is continuing his education in the fall at Otis College of Art & Design and hopes to graduate with his Master’s in Fine Arts in the spring of 2017. With a passion for figurative work, Ales hopes to use drawing to explore and further his understanding of art and the world around him, in both practice and theory. View more drawings by Ricardo Ales here.