Augusto Paim is a Brazilian journalist graduated at the Federal University of Santa Maria. After accomplishing a Master on Creative Writing at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, he moved to Germany, where he is now attending a Doctorate at the Bauhaus University. Besides the academical career, he works as a freelance journalist for several magazines in Brazil, as well as a translator of German graphic novels to Portuguese. In Brazil, he organized with Goethe-Institute the 1st and 2nd International Meeting of Comics Journalism and was curator at "Osmose", a project of artistic residences for Brazilian and German comic artists.
Bruno Ortiz Monllor is a History graduate and a teacher at private and public schools. He is studying for a Master's degree and his works relate to social issues in Brazil. One of his projects is D'Avila School, which creates comics about the African history and culture in Brazil. His work can be checked at www.brunortiz.blogspot.com.
Maurício Piccini is a Computer Science graduate and a Doctor of Letters, researching Juvenile Literature and Interactive Fiction. He develops educational games, some of which have been published by the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul as a series called LER E BRINCAR (To read and to play) in the course of his doctorate. www.mauriciopiccini.com.br