MARY: A Journal of New Writing launch party, Oakland, CA

Thank you for the invite, Saint Mary's! Oakland turned out for a good time: 

On Friday, May 19th, MARY: A Journal of New Writing will be holding a release party for the latest print edition of MARY Journal! 

Join us from 7pm – 9pm at Octopus Literary Salon in Oakland, California for a night of celebration and literary readings. 

Featured readers include Matthew Zapruder, Arisa White, Brontez Purnell, Cesca Waterfield, Emily Vizzo, and Nicoleta Leontiades. 

Dramatic readings of MARY Journal published works by Genre Editors: Katie Walker, Jennifer Burnside, and Paola Vergara.

Read Emily's poems, "Seen under the microscope, stegomyia is a creature of striking beauty" and "The City of St. Pierre, the 'Little Paris,' was showered with volcanic dust and the sea for miles was littered with dead birds."

MARY launch party photo