Writer's Voice Reading, Thursday, November 6th, 7:30p.m.

Writer's Voice Reading

Wendy C. Ortiz

Memoir reading

Thursday, November 6th, 7:30p.m.

Colusa 100A



Wendy C. Ortiz is the author of Excavation: A Memoir, which Emily Rapp describes as "a gripping and necessary story, luminous writing with an utterly compelling heroine who is both generous and fierce" and which the Los Angeles Times calls, "a work of unfettered emotions." Wendy is also the author of the forthcoming Hollywood Notebook (Writ Large Press, spring 2015). She wrote the year-long, monthly column "On the Trail of Mary Jane" for McSweeney's Internet Tendency. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, The Nervous Breakdown, and The Rumpus, among many other places. Wendy is co-founder, curator, and host of the decade-old Rhapsodomancy Reading Series. She is a registered marriage and family therapist intern in Los Angeles. 


Free and open to the public.  For more information, contact Jeanne E. Clark, jeclark2@csuchico.edu