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October 4, 2018

Alan Chazaro is a high school teacher at the Oakland School for the Arts, the former Lawrence Ferlinghetti Fellow at the University of San Francisco, and a June Jordan Poetry for the People alum at UC Berkeley. A Bay Area native, his poems have been or will be featured in the San Francisco Chronicle, Puerto del SolHuizache, and Iron Horse Review.


August 27, 2018

Lauren Markham is a writer and educator based in Berkeley who writes fiction, essays, and literary journalism. Her book, The Far Away Brothers: Two Young Migrants and the Making of an American Life, was published by Crown in 2017, and was the winner of the Ridenhour Prize, silver medal winner of the California Book Award, and winner of the North...

March 7, 2018

Elizabeth Scarboro has written a memoir titled My Foreign Cities. She has also written two children’s books: Phoenix, Upside Down and The Secret Language of SB. Her essays have appeared in many publications, including the New York Times, the Bellevue Literary Review, and the Telegraph. Her writing has received the Chautauqua prize and the Olga and Paul Me...

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