This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location.
The Believer & ZYZZYVA Issue Celebration! Join us for a reading featuring two of the country's most esteemed literary publications as they celebrate their newest issues. With contributors Gabriela Garcia, Claire Mullen, Hanae Jonas, and Ingrid Rojas Contreras. Hosted by ZYZZYVA Managing Editor Oscar Villalon.
Gabriela Garcia is the author of the novel "Of Women and Salt," forthcoming from Ecco/HarperCollins, and is a current Steinbeck Fellow.
Claire Mullen is a writer, audio producer, and film photographer based in Mexico City. She is currently a National Book Critics Circle Fellow.
Hanae Jonas is a poet whose work has been published in jubilat, West Branch, Four Way Review, The Journal, The Volta, and elsewhere.
Ingrid Rojas Contreras is the author of the novel "Fruit of the Drunken Tree" (Doubleday), recently re-issued in paperback. Her essays and short stories have appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Buzzfeed, Nylon, and Guernica, among other publications.
Features fiction by Tommy Orange and Andrew Foster Altschul; Poetry by Major Jackson and Carl Phillips; and an interview with Jim Gavin (creator of AMC's "Lodge 49"). Every issue of ZYZZYVA is a vibrant mix of established talents and new voices, providing an elegantly curated overview of contemporary arts and letters with a distinctly San Francisco perspective.