The Fresno State Creative Writing Alumni Chapter presented its first Hot Off the Press literary reading, celebrating new books from Fresno Writers. The free event featured Marisol Baca, Ronald Dzerigian, and Steven Sanchez.
Time: 6:30 to 8 PM
Date: Monday, May 21, 2018
Place: Collect Coffee Bar (3142 E. Campus Point Drive)
Marisol Baca is the author of Tremor (Three Mile Harbor Press, 2018). Her work has appeared in Narrative Northeast, Riverlit, Shadowed: An Anthology of Women Writers, The Acentos Review, and others. She received her M.F.A. from Cornell University and won the Robert Chasen poetry award for her poem, Revelato. Currently, Marisol is an English professor at Fresno City College.
Ronald Dzerigian received his M.F.A. from California State University, Fresno. His poems have appeared in the Australian Book Review, Comstock Review, Prairie Schooner, RHINO, Salamander, and others. His first full-length collection, Rough Fire, is forthcoming late summer 2018. He resides in a small farming community with his wife and two daughters.
Author’s publisher website
Steven Sanchez is the author of Phantom Tongue (Sundress Publications, 2018), selected by Mark Doty as the winner of Marsh Hawk Press’ Rochelle Ratner Memorial Award. A recipient of fellowships from CantoMundo and the Lambda Literary Foundation, he is the author of two chapbooks and his poems have appeared in Poet Lore, Nimrod, Crab Creek Review, Tinderbox, Muzzle, and other publications.
Author books were for sale, as well as a limited-edition chapbook featuring pieces from all three writers. Food and drinks were available for purchase from The Revue.