Laura Darling — Founder, Head Writer

Laura is the founder and head writer of Making Queer History, with a successful Patreon and website that fund her project. She also runs a podcast alongside this and has worked as a freelance writer for a couple of years. She knows both the business and creative end of the writing world and has worked to provide other burgeoning writers with as many opportunities as possible. She currently resides in Edmonton with her three cats and fiance, where they go out dancing, and stay in with good books and large sweaters in equal measure.

Dean Strauss — Editor


Dean is a queer, disabled, Jewish artist from Chicago. He is the artist behind Queering Up History, and he’s incredibly passionate about learning and educating about queer history. He’s led workshops, discussions, and lectures on topics like the intersections of queerness and physical disability, queer history, and queer media.