Join us to celebrate acclaimed novelist and editor Angie Cruz, winner of the 2021 Gina Berriault Award. Cruz's novel Dominicana was shortlisted for The Women's Prize, and called "one of the most evocative and empowering immigrant stories of our time" by NBC News. Cruz is also the author of Soledad and Let it Rain Coffee, and founder and editor-in-chief of the award-winning literary journal Aster(ix). She will read and be in conversation with Estrellita Ruiz, Editor-in-Chief of Fourteen Hills. Co-sponsored by the SFSU Creative Writing Department, SFSU Department of English Language and Literature, Fourteen Hills, and The George and Judy Marcus Fund.