Featured Authors
of 2020-2021
Naomi Shihab Nye
Carmen Maria Machado
Ling Ma
Kiese Laymon
Susan Choi
Laila Lalami
Lillian-Yvonne Bertram
Ottessa Moshfegh
“The Center for Literary Arts is an absolute jewel, bringing a diverse range of writers and readers together for conversations that enrich the artistic and cultural life of the Bay Area.
 
Its work is vital, and should be applauded and supported.”
- Jamal Brinkley, author of A Lucky Man