Vol. 3, Issue 14
Congratulations to Kate Wudel (MFAW '06) for receiving a Pushcart Prize nomination from Fairy Tale Review for her story, "Halves and Wholes"!
Liz Mayorga (MFAW '13) has a webcomic featured in Razorcake.
Janey Smith's (MFAW) 3 Poems for Alix Tichelman appear in Hobart.
Entropy has named Dodie Bellamy's (MFAW faculty) book, The TV Sutras, one of best nonfiction books of 2014.
FRI 5: Reading: MFA Program in Writing presents the Writers Series with Gillian Conoley, 4:30pm in the Writers' Studio (195 De Haro, SF) FB Event
FRI 5: Reading: MFA Program in Writing presents Student Reading #5, 6:00pm in the Writers' Studio (195 De Haro, SF)
TUE 9: CCA Graduate Student Alliance presents the last DisCo 4.0 of the semester, featuring work by Gabriele Dow (MFAW '16), Pablo Alvarez (Fine Art 2016), and Leah Meyerholtz (Design 2016), 7pm in the Hooper Atrium. FB Event
WED 10: Reading: HearSay Reading Series launches Humble Pie Volume 11, 7:30 - 9:15pm in Nahl Hall (5212 Broadway, OAK) MORE INFO
WED 3: Reading: Tom Comitta (MFAW '11) takes part in Shadows of Swedish Cars and Other Stories From the Freeway, along with Inger Wold Lund, Kate Robinson, and Paul Ebenkamp, 7pm at E.M. Wolfman General Interest Small Bookstore (410 13th St., OAK)
THUR 4: Reading: UC Berkeley's Story Hour features Tom Barbash (MFAW faculty), 5-6pm at Morrison Library (101 Doe Library, UC Berkeley) FB Event
THUR 4: Reading: The 5th Annual East Bay Alternative Book and Zine Fest kicks off their event with readings by Nomi Kane, Ari Perezdiez (of La Bola de Cristal), Silver Sprocket, Red Velvet, D.B. Elsa (of La Lemon Chemistry) and Sarah Godfrey, 7:30 - 9:30pm at E.M. Wolfman General Interest Small Bookstore (410 13th St, OAK)
FRI 5: Reading: Literary Death Match, featuring Maisha Z. Johnson, Janine Kovac, Ali Eteraz, and John Leary, 6:30pm at Elbo Room (647 Valencia St., SF) $10 at door
SAT 6: Literary Event: 5th Annual East Bay Alternative Book and Zine Fest, 10am - 5pm at Berkeley City College (2050 Center St.) MORE INFO
SAT 6: Performance: Opal Palmer Adisa (MFAW faculty) and devorah major perform poetry with harpist Destiny Muhammad, 8pm at EastSide Arts Alliance (2277 International Blvd, OAK) FB Event
THUR 11: Reading: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz reads from her book, An Indigenous People's History of the United States, 7pm at Green Apple Books and Music (506 Clement, SF)
THUR 11: Reading: Photographer Michael Light presents his new book, Lake Las Vegas/Black Mountain, with an introduction by Rebecca Solnit, 7pm at Green Arcade Books (1680 Market St., SF)
12/13: Hazel White (MFAW '05) takes part in a solo reading at the CCA Wattis Institute, curated by McIntyre Parker, 5pm (360 Kansas St., SF)
12/14: Reading: Quiet Lightning + Name Drop Swamp Records present Chemical Wedding with Jason Jimenez (MFAW '12), Shenandoah Davis, Sean Nelson, Benjamin Wachs, Melissa Stein, Maw Shein Win, 5:30 - 8:30pm at The Emerald Tablet (80 Fresno, SF) FB Event