Sara Naomi Goodman is a new media artist, poet, curator, VJ, and teacher working with new and old tech, forming lifelong friendships and collaborations based off of art-as- way-of-life life practice. Her work draws inspiration from pastoral landscapes, abstraction, meaning through repetition, science fiction, obscure subcultures, and broken technologies. Sara received her MFA in poetry from Columbia College Chicago and teaches creative writing and new media classes in the Chicagoland area. She is the author of the chapbook, "Universal Texture" published by Dynatox Ministries and the author of the full length poetry book "Starfish" published by The Lettered Streets Press.