Aug 3, 2022

Poet Janice Lee Releases New Book, Separation Anxiety

Writer, teacher and shamanic healer Janice Lee works in the realm of paradox.  In her newest book Separation Anxiety, released on August 2nd by Clash Books, the poet aims to “de-center the human, which,” she says, “means de-centering me.” At first glance, this seems almost antithetical to the practice of contemporary...
Viet Thanh Nguyen
Apr 27, 2022

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Committed

Ink or blood? What’s the difference? Those questions are posed throughout Viet Thanh Nguyen’s latest novel of ideas. In The...
Apr 13, 2022

G8 Hits SJ

For professional gamer Zac “SFAT” Cordoni, exactly one thing is at stake at this weekend’s Genesis 8 Super Smash...
Mar 16, 2022

Esme Wang Reads for CLA San Jose

In early February, award-winning novelist and essayist Esmé Weijun Wang took up an exciting new post at San Jose...
Mar 9, 2022

Muwekma Ohlone Dance Again

Jessica Veikune’s brow knits together in concentration as she uses a needle to scoop small beads and pieces of...
Feb 16, 2022

Angel Rodriguez Writes a Dear Diego

Poet and educator Angel Dominguez’s newest book, Desgraciado: The Collected Letters, concerns a fire: specifically, the fire ordered by...
Feb 2, 2022

Danielle Valore Evans Puts Grief to Use

Writers are often told to pluck fiction from the world around them. Danielle Valore Evans is grabbing whole handfuls...

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