Chris Monaco is an independent scholar and documentary filmmaker. He holds an M.F.A. from the University of South Florida and is a recent recipient of awards fromthe Florida Historical Society and the Florida Trust for Historic Preservation.
Deborah Ann Musher, a native of Houston, Texas, graduated Magnum Cum Laude from Princeton University with a degree in Religion and a minor in Jewish Studies.
Diana L. Linden, who received her Ph.D. from the CUNY, is a visiting assistant professor of art and art history at the University of Michigan for 1999–2000, and the author of several works on Ben Shahn, New Deal art, and social realist art.