Leanne Johnson has been working in the cultural magazine publishing industry for many years. She landed her first magazine job working for Kinesis—Canada’s only feminist magazine. She went on to be the editor of Arts in Vancouver, and from there became the managing editor of FRONT Magazine. Working as both a writer and artist, her work has been exhibited in galleries, on the web, and has appeared in anthologies and magazines. Her most recent book, Re-Reading the Riot Act was published by Publication Studios in Vancouver in 2011.