Vikram Chandra is an Indian-American writer. His first novel, Red Earth and Pouring Rain, won the 1996 Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best First Book.
Carol Edgarian is an American author, editor, and publisher. She is known for her novels, Rise the Euphrates and Three Stages of Amazement. She is also co-founder, editor and publisher of Narrative Magazine, an online literary magazine.
Edan Lepucki is the New York Times bestselling author of California, and the novella If You're Not Yet Like Me. Her second novel, Woman No. 17, will be published spring 2017. She is a contributing editor to The Millions and the founder of Writing Workshops Los Angeles.
Dean Rader’s first book, Works & Days, won the 2010 T. S. Eliot Poetry Prize, and his recent collection Landscape Portrait Figure Form was a Barnes & Noble Review Best Poetry Books. He is the editor of 99 Poems for the 99 Percent: An Anthology of Poetry and the recipient of the 2015 George Bogin Award from the Poetry Society of America. He writes regularly for The San Francisco Chronicle, The Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and The Huffington... Read More →
Debra Spark is an American short story writer, essayist, and editor. She teaches at Colby College and at Warren Wilson College.
Melissa Stein is the author of the poetry collection Rough Honey, winner of the APR/Honickman First Book Prize. She is a freelance editor in San Francisco.