Reading by Natalie Baszile

Presented as part of the Writers Series (MFA Program in Writing)
February 7, 2014 4:30 pm
Writers’ Studio, San Francisco Campus

195 De Haro at 15th Street
Free and open to the public

More info: David Morini, or 415.551.9237

Natalie Baszile is a former fiction editor at The Cortland Review, and is a member of the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto.

An early version of Queen Sugar won the Hurston Wright College Writer’s Award, was a co-runner-up in the Faulkner Pirate’s Alley Novel-in-Progress competition, and excerpts were published in Cairn and ZYZZYVA.

She has had residencies at the Ragdale Foundation (where she was awarded the Sylvia Clare Brown fellowship), Virginia Center for the Arts, and Hedgebrook.

Baszile's nonfiction work has appeared in The RumpusMission at Tenth, and in The Best Women’s Travel Writing Volume 9.

She holds an MA in Afro-American Studies from UCLA, and is a graduate of Warren Wilson College’s MFA Program for Writers, where she was a Holden Minority Scholar.

Baszile grew up in Southern California and lives in San Francisco with her family.