Alex Landers is a writer, filmmaker, and visual artist working through themes of obsession, nostalgia, femininity and excess. A native of the Chicago suburbs, she received her M.F.A. in Writing for the Stage and Screen from Florida State University in 2011, and a B.A. in Film Studies from the University of Illinois in 2009. As a playwright, she has seen her work performed at the Conradi Studio Theatre at FSU, the News Journal Center in Daytona Beach, Florida, and various theatre spaces in NYC, Chicago, Atlanta, and Knoxville. Dedicated to pushing the boundaries of female perspective in contemporary art, Alex writes for various online film and arts publications, like Screen-Queens, Vague Visages, and her own criticism site: One Critical Bitch.