Megan Milks is the author of Kill Marguerite and Other Stories (Emergency Press, 2014) and the chapbook Twins (Birds of Lace, 2012), which enlists the Sweet Valley Twins in a choose your own adventure. Her fiction has been published in three volumes of innovative writing as well as many journals. She is co-editor of the volume Asexualities: Feminist and Queer Perspectives (Routledge, 2014) and editor of The &NOW Awards 3: The Best... Read More →
Sam Cohen's fiction has appeared in Black Clock, Joyland, PANK, sidebrow, The New Orleans Review, Gulf Coast, and others. Her chapbook, Gossip (Birds of Lace, 2013) examines group narrativizing surrounding a breakup and her uncomfortably intimate performance and installation work has been featured in ENTERtext and the Los Angeles Road Concerts. She has taught cultural studies and English classes at CalArts, Otis, and several LA-area community... Read More →
Stephen van Dyck is a writer, performer, organizer and educator. He has presented work at various spaces around Los Angeles including LACMA, MOCA, Machine Project, LACE, Human Resources, Wildness, Workspace and Sea and Space. He has a show on KChung Radio called "Customer Care" and curates the annual Los Angeles Road Concerts, over 200 LA artists re-imagining unused public space along the entire lengths of LA's long streets.
MFA Writing Program, CalArts
Matias Viegener is a writer, artist and critic who works solo and collaboratively in the fields of writing, visual art, and social practice. His new book, 2500 Random Things About Me Too, is published by Les Figues Press, and he’s the editor of I'm Very Into You, the correspondence of Kathy Acker and McKenzie Wark, just out from Semiotext(e). He is the co-editor, with Christine Wertheim, of Séance in... Read More →
Laurie Weeks is the author of Zipper Mouth and Debby's Barium Swallow, and has been a superstar in the New York downtown writing world since the 1990s. Her fiction and other writings have been published in The Baffler, Vice, Nest, Index, LA Weekly, and Semiotext(e)'s The New Fuck You. A portion of this novel appeared recently in Dave Egger's The Best American Nonrequired Reading, and has been shortlisted for... Read More →
Thursday March 26, 2015 11:30am - 12:45pm