Please join us:
Saturday, June 10, 2017, at 7PM
The Writer’s Block, 1020 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Melissa R. Sipin is a writer from Carson, CA and Submittable’s inaugural Eliza So Fellow. She won Glimmer Train’s Fiction Open and the Washington Square Review’s Flash Fiction Prize. She co-edited Kuwento: Lost Things, an anthology on Philippine myths (Carayan Press 2014), and her work is published/forthcoming in Black Warrior Review, Prairie Schooner, Guernica Magazine, PEN/Guernica Flash Series, VIDA: Women in Literary Arts, Eleven Eleven Magazine, and Amazon’s literary journal Day One, among others. Melissa is a cofounder of TAYO Literary Magazine. Her fiction has won scholarships and fellowships from The MacDowell Colony, Poets & Writers Inc., Kundiman, VONA/Voices Conference, Squaw Valley’s Community of Writers, and Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and is represented by Sarah Levitt at Zachary Shuster Harmsworth Literary Agency. More at www.msipin.com.
Brittany Bronson is an English instructor and cocktail server in Las Vegas, Nevada. She is a contributing op-ed writer for The New York Times, where she writes about and the service industry and low-wage labor. Her fiction has appeared in Paper Darts, Cosmonauts Avenue, and is forthcoming with Juked. In 2016, she was awarded a Literary Arts Fellowship in Creative Non Fiction by the Nevada Arts Council.