Upcoming NBCC Event: Toasts and Literary Conversation in San Francisco June 12

By Jane Ciabattari

Join NBCC members and honorees, hosts Jane Ciabattari (NBCC VP/Online and former NBCC president),  Zyzzyva editor Laura Cogan and managing editor Oscar Villalon (former NBCC board member), and Bay Area literary folk for drinks and conversation at 6 pm on Thursday, June 12, at Zyzzyva's offices, 57 Post Street (the Mechanics Institute building), Suite 604, San Francisco. This is the fourth annual literary party in San Francisco cosponsored by the NBCC and ZYZZYVA.

There will be toasts to Anthony Marra, winner of the NBCC's inaugural John Leonard award for best first book (for A Constellation of Vital Phenomona), Leonard award finalist Helene Wecker, and NBCC fiction finalist Adam Johnson, among others. There will be special guests from the San Francisco Writers Grotto, and wine, courtesy of Wine & Spirits Magazine, chosen by senior editor Luke Sykora. 

Please RSVP: Jane Ciabattari,