Writers on Writing: Jan Ellison

Monday, February 29, 2016, 7:00 pm to 9:45 pm
Photo of Jan Ellison
SF State graduate Jan Ellison, author of the novel A Small Indiscretion (Random House), reads from and discusses her work. The novel, which began as her Master of Fine Arts thesis, was named a San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year for 2015. Free.
Humanities Building, Humanities Auditorium
Creative Writing Department
Creative Writing Department
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Jan Ellison

Jan Ellison’s short fiction has received numerous awards, including a 2007 O. Henry Prize for her first published story. Her essays about parenting, writing and travel have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and elsewhere.

Writers on Writing

The Creative Writing Department opens its Writers on Writing course to the public every semester. Taught by Dodie Bellamy, the course features faculty and visiting writers reading from their works and discussing their creative process.


Jan Ellison