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Greg Sarris

Greg Sarris is an award-winning author and tribal leader serving his fifteenth consecutive term as Chairman of the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria. He received his Ph.D. in Modern Thought and Literature from Stanford University and has…
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Mac Barnett

Mac Barnett is a New York Times-bestselling author of stories for children. His work has been translated into more than thirty languages and sold more than 2 million copies worldwide. Barnett’s books have won many prizes, including two Caldecott…
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John Freeman

John Freeman is a writer and literary critic. A graduate of Swarthmore College, Freeman is the editor of Freeman’s, a literary biannual, and author of three books of nonfiction, "Dictionary of the Undoing," "The Tyranny of E-mail," and "How…
Darryl DeVinney
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Kim Stanley Robinson

An American science fiction writer, Kim Stanley Robinson is the author of more than 20 books, including the internationally bestselling Mars trilogy, and more recently 2312, a New York Times bestseller nominated for all seven of the major science…
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Maw Shein Win

Maw Shein Win is a poet, editor, and educator who lives and works in the Bay Area. Her writing has appeared in many journals, including MARY: A Journal of New Writing, Cimarron Review, Poetry International, and others. She often collaborates…
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Janis Cooke Newman

Janis Cooke Newman is the author of the SF Chronicle Best Books of 2015, A Master Plan for Rescue, as well as the LA Times Book Prize Finalist and USA Today Historical Novel of the Year, Mary: Mrs. A. Lincoln. She is also the author of the memoir,…
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Lise Quintana

Lise Quintana is the editor in chief behind Zoetic Press and the creator of Lithomobilus, an e-reading platform that allows for non-linear, multi-threaded literature. She's been a journalist, tech writer, and spam monkey, and left the cube farm…
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David Thomson

David Thomson is the author of "The New Biographical Dictionary of Film," "Moments That Made the Movies," and the pioneering novel "Suspects," which was peopled with characters from film. His newest book, "Sleeping With Strangers: How the Movies…