333 Caledonia St
Sausalito, CA 94965
Join WTAW Press on Thursday, September 12, 2019,
at Studio 333 in Sausalito for a special book release celebration of our 2019 titles:
Chimerica: A Novel by Anita Felicelli and Like Water and Other Stories by Olga
Zilberbourg. This event is part of WTAW Press's Why There Are Words Literary Reading
Series, now in its 10th year of bringing authors and community together in Sausalito.
Doors open at 7pm; event begins at 7:15. The celebration will include readings from each
author, a panel discussion with WTAW director and publisher Peg Alford Pursell, and
book signings by the authors to follow. There will be cake, delectable treats, and adult
beverages. The event is free and open to the public. For more details, see
www.wtawpress.org and www.whytherearewords.com.
Anita Felicelli is the author of Chimerica: A Novel (WTAW Press, Sept. 5, 2019)
and Love Songs for a Lost Continent (Still House Press), winner of the Mary
Roberts Rhinehart Award. Her fiction has appeared in The Normal School,
Joyland, and The Rumpus, and her essays and reviews have appeared in the
New York Times, Slate, SF Chronicle, Los Angeles Review of Books, and
Electric Literature. Her writing has received praise from Jonathan Letham, Kelly
Luce, Laura Van Den Berg, among others. To read more about her novel
Chimerica, please visit this webpage.
Olga Zilberbourg is the author of Like Water and Other Stories (WTAW Press,
Sept. 5, 2019), her English-language debut. She is the author of three story
collections in Russian, the most recent of which was published in Moscow in
2016. Her fiction and criticism have appeared in Alaska Quarterly Review,
Narrative Magazine, the San Francisco Chronicle, The Common, and Electric
Literature. She has worked as an associate editor at Narrative Magazine. Like
Water and Other Stories has received advance praise from Peter Orner, Anthony
Marra, Karen E. Bender, among others. To read more about her English-
language debut, visit this webpage.
Peg Alford Pursell is the founder, director, and publisher of WTAW Press and
Why There Are Words Literary Reading Series. She is the author of A Girl Goes
into the Forest (Dzanc Books, July 2019) and Show Her a Flower, A Bird, A
Shadow, the 2017 INDIES Book of the Year for Literary Fiction.
WTAW Press is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit publisher of exceptional literary books.
Among its services for writers and educational programs, the Press presents the
award-winning national reading series, Why There Are Words, founded in
Sausalito in 2010 by Peg Alford Pursell, now expanded to seven additional major
cities in the US. In the Bay Area. The the series draws a full house every second
Thursday at Studio 333, located at 333 Caledonia Street, Sausalito, CA 94965.
Contact Studio 333 at (415) 331-8272.
For more information on WTAW Press and the Why There Are Words Literary
Reading Series, visit www.wtawpress.org and www.whytherearewords.com. To
contact WTAW Press, please email email@example.com.