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CLA is excited to announce our virtual book club, storytime, and writers group programs!

"Something close to a pantheon of the greatest living American writers."

- Steven Gould Axelrod, Professor of English at U.C. Riverside, about CLA

Poetry Reading

Imani Cezanne

On Thursday, April 29th,

the Center for Literary Arts

will co-host Imani Cezanne with Poetry Center San Jose .

Thursday, Apr. 29th

Zoom session at 7pm

Book Club

Ottessa Moshfegh

On Sunday, May 2nd, the Center for Literary Arts Book Club will discuss 

Ottessa Moshfegh's Death in Her Hands. 

Sunday, May 2nd

Zoom session at 4pm

Author Reading

Ottessa Moshfegh

On Thursday, May 6th, the Center for Literary Arts will host Ottessa Moshfegh, the author of Death in Her Hands.

Thursday, May 6th

Crowdcast session at 7pm

Featured Video

Tommy Orange Signing

February 6th, 2020


The Center For Literary Arts has welcomed many powerful voices to come and share their story.

Find out who they are.