Grace Paley Prize in Short Fiction
New York Times Editors’ Choice

University of Massachusetts Press

Cover artwork by Celeste Nelmes.

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Events 2009

April 2nd, 7:30pm
Book Party at Studio Valencia
455A Valencia between 15th & 16th

April 14, Tuesday, 7:30
New books reading at Pegassus Bookstore on Shattuck in Berkeley, with guests Jesse Nissim, Molly Albrecht, Barbara Tomash

May 13, Wed, 7:30
Modern Times Bookstore in SF
New books reading with Barbara Tomash

May 17, Sunday, 3pm
At Diesel in Oakland, New books reading with Barbara Tomash

September 24, 7pm
Nona Caspers (Little Book of Days) and Cooley Windsor (Visit Me in California)
Books Inc, Opera Plaza

Events 2008
Truly, Madly, Deeply
Sunday, July 20th, 3:30-6pm
A-Muse Gallery-614 Alabama St.
279.6281
www.yourmusegallery.com
with Kirk Read, Brian Thorstenson, Lucy Jane Bledsoe, Mary DeNardo, Julia Wallace

Guest on Women Stirred Radio
WGDR 91.1 fm, NPR affiliate
July 24, 2-3pm Pacific, 5-6pm EST
http://www.wgdr.org/merrygangemi.html
host Merry Gangimi

826 Valencia
Evening Discussion on Short Story Writing and Publication
June 26th 6-9pm
http://www.826valencia.org/workshops/adult/006064
with Eric Puchner and Judy Budnitz and Ann Cummins

Guest on Fresh Fruit Radio Show - KFAI
Thursday, May 15, 2008 7:30-8:30 pm CST
Hosts: Dixie Treichel and John Townsend

Book Passages Ferry Building SF
Wednesday, April 9 2008, 6pm
http://www.bookpassage.com /content.php?id=17
(415) 835-1020
with Marianne Villanueva, Mayor of the Roses
Miami University Press

Guest on The Diana Cage Radio Show
Sirius Radio, Channel 109, Out Q
March 13, 2008 10pm eastern / 7pm pacific

Books Inc
Tuesday, March 4, 2008, 7pm
http://www.booksinc.net/NASApp /store/IndexJsp?s=storeevents
with Marianne Villanueva, Mayor of the Roses
Miami University Press

2007 Events
Poetry Center Benefit for 14 hills with Kim Addonizio, November 7, 2007
Lit Quake, October 13, 2007
USF Reading Series, September 12, 2007
Sonoma County Book Festival, September 20, 2007
Welcome Days, SFSU, August 24, 2007
Magers and Quinn, Minnesota, August 2, 2007
Amazon Bookstore, Mpls, August 3, 2007
British International School in Prague, Guest Writer, June 2007
Tamalpais Union High School District, Staff Development for English Teachers, May 21, 2007
Santa Clara University, Guest Writer Creative Writing Class, May 17, 2007
Small Press Traffic, THE BEE-IN, Celebrity Spelling Bee Fundraisor, May 14, 2007
The Santa Clara Review Publication Party, May 2007
OSU Writer In Residence, Spring 2007
Cody's, March 18, 2007
Association of Writers and Writing Programs, Award Series Reader, March 2, 2007
Black Oak Books, February 15, 2007 with Barbara Tomash and Toni Mirosevich
Modern Times, SF, December 14, 2006 with Toni Mirosevich