Noor Shawaf (she/her) is an editor of scholarly and art publications, Senior Editor for Sixty Inches From Center, and the co-director of the Loss/Capture Project. With Sixty, she works closely with writers, editors, and other contributors to create content and develop archive and editorial projects. Noor is the incoming Director of Special Projects and Publications with the Social Justice Initiative at the University of Illinois at Chicago. As the Mellon Diversity Fellow at the University of Chicago Press, Noor worked to expand the content and voices represented in academic publishing. She engages with scholars, artists, and arts organizations in Chicago and the Middle East.