Justin Meckes is a writer living in Chapel Hill, NC. At present, he’s contemplating the short move to Durham. There’s such great food there. You can learn about Justin’s recent publications in his CV or check out his current projects to learn what he’s writing right now. Justin is the founding editor of Scrutiny. Go to that site to read his dream journal or listen to The Screw, the podcast he records with his co-editor, Sam Oches.

photo by Melissa Meckes

Justin is also a big fan of film and has been known to shoot a camera from time to time. As a matter of fact, a short film he wrote and directed was once featured on IFC’s Media Lab Shorts Uploaded. Others shorts were featured in film festivals in Knoxville, TN and Durham, NC.

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