Allison Landa

  Spoken Word • First Time Art Party Participant 





Allison Landa is a Berkeley-based writer of fiction and memoir whose work has been featured in The Guardian (forthcoming), The Washington Post and Salon Magazine, among other venues. She has held artist residencies at The MacDowell Colony, Playa Summer Lake, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts and The Julia and David White Writer’s Colony. Allison earned her MFA at St. Mary’s College of California and is represented by Miriam Altshuler of DeFiore & Co. She lives with her husband, young son and two manic dogs in a converted co-op preschool. Stalk her at