John Winfield Hoppin author portrait
John Winfield Hoppin with his son in the driveway of their home in San José, California, 2014.

Emerging from intersecting social, environmental and physical catastrophe, John Winfield Hoppin (he, him) is an artist and writer living and working in San Leandro, California. In 2001, he received his bachelor’s degree from the California College of Arts and Crafts in Film, Video and Performance. He has multiple sclerosis and hosts the What’s The Matter With Me? Podcast to find support and explore disability theory. Chernobyl happened on his seventh birthday.