580 Split

Established: 1998
http://www.mills.edu/580Split

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: Mills College
PO Box 9982
Oakland, CA 94613-0982

Berkeley Fiction Review
Established: 1981
http://www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~bfr

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: ASUC Publications Library, Univ. of CA
10 Eshleman Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720

Burning Bush Publications
Established: 1996
http://www.bbbooks.com

Mission:
We publish books for self-discovery and social change, highlighting authors whose works have been overlooked by publishing conglomerates. We publish an ezine (http://www.bbbooks.com/ezine.html), highlighting the writing of students and emerging writers. BBP offers resources for writers, such as calls for writing and classes, plus an annual conference.

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: PO Box 9636
Oakland, CA 94613-0636
Phone: 510-482-9996
Contact: Abby Bogomolny , Executive Director
Contact Email: editor@bbbooks.com
Categories: African American,Asian American,Fiction,Gay/lesbian/bisexual,Environment,Youth,Women,Latin American (U.S.),Native American,Nonfiction/Essay,Poetry,Race and Ethnicity,Religion and Spirituality,Seniors/Aging

Carve Magazine
Established: 2000
http://www.carvezine.com

Type of Publisher: On-Line Publisher/Press
Address: c/o Mild Horse Press
PO Box 72231
Davis, CA 95617

Chatoyant
Established: 1997
http://www.chatoyant.com

Mission:
Chatoyant publishes beautiful short-run books of art and literature.

History:
We are a new small press hoping to make a contribution to the world of art and literature.

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: PO Box 832
Aptos, CA 95001
Contact Email: contact@chatoyant.com

Five Fingers Review
Established: 1984

Type of Publisher: Magazine/Press
Address: PO Box 4
San Leandro, CA 94577-0100

Haight Ashbury Literary Journal
Established: 1980
http://www.haightashbury.org/poetry.html

Mission:
To publish multi-cultural, socially conscious and self-expressive poetry and fiction in a 16-page tabloid format. It includes work on homelessness, prison, and many women writers.

History:
It was started by a diverse group of editors to publish Haight Ashbury neghborhood writers. It expanded to include writers from other locales. In the nineties, we produced an anthology entitled This Far Together ($15.00).

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: 558 Joost Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94127
Contact: Alice Rogoff, Indigo Hotchkiss, Conyus , Editors
Categories: Fiction,Poetry,Regional literature
Regions: West
Price: $6/2issues; $12/4 issues; $35/ all future and 3 past
Frequency: 2/year

Kelsey Street Press
Established: 1975
http://www.kelseyst.com

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: 50 Northgate Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705

Konocti Books
Established: 1973

Mission:
To publish poetry by relative unknowns.

History:
presently inactive (considering no new titles)

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: 23311 County Road #88
Winters, CA 95694
Phone: 530-662-3364
Contact: Noel Pattie , Publisher
Contact Email: nrpeattie@earthlink.net
Categories: Poetry

Left Curve Publications
Established: 1974
http://www.leftcurve.org

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: PO Box 472
Oakland, CA 94604

Manic D Press
Established: 1984
http://www.manicdpress.com/

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: PO Box 410804
San Francisco, CA 9414

Memoir (and)

www.memoirjournal.com

Established: 2006

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine

Address: PO Box 1398, Sausalito, CA 94966-1398

Contact: admin@memoirjournal.com

Mission: Memoir (and) is a nonprofit literary journal dedicated to memoir in all forms, from the traditional to the experimental. The editors strive with each issue to include a selection of prose, poetry, narrative photography and graphic memoirs. They particularly invite submissions that push traditional boundaries of form and content in their exploration of the representation of self; they also just love a memoir well-told.

Omnidawn Publishing
Established: 1999
http://omnidawn.com

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: 1632 Elm Ave.
Richmond, CA 94085-1614

The Owl Press
Established: 1998
http://www.theowlpress.com

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: P.O. Box 126
Woodacre, CA 94973

POESY Magazine
http://www.poesy.org

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: P.O. Box 7823
Santa Cruz, CA 95061

The Post-Apollo Press
Established: 1982
http://www.dnai.com/~tpapress

Mission:
To publish literary works and translations primarily by women authors. A special focus has been to bring Middle Eastern poets, writers, and idea to American readers.

History:
Since 1982, over the course of 2 decades, Post-Apollo has become an influential publisher of experimental poetry.

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: 35 Marie Street
Sausalito, CA 94965
Phone: 415-332-1458
Fax: 415-332-1458
Contact: Simone Fahal , Publisher
Contact Email: tpapress@dnai.com
Categories: Experimental,Poetry,Translations,Women

Reed Magazine
Established: 1946
http://www.sjsu.edu/depts/english/reed.htm

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: SJSU English Department
San Jose, CA 95192-0090

Sinister Wisdom
Established: 1976
http://www.sinisterwisdom.org

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: PO Box 3252
Berkeley, CA 94703

Sixteen Rivers Press
Established: 1999
http://www.sixteenrivers.com

Type of Publisher: Literary Press
Address: P.O. Box 640663
San Francisco, CA 94164-0663

Transfer Magazine
Established: 1956
http://www.transfermag.edu

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: CW Dept., SFSU
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132

Two Lines
Established: 1994
http://www.twolines.com/

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: A Journal of Translation
35 Stillman Street, Suite 201
San Francisco, CA 94107

Woman Poet

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: Women-in-Literature, Inc.
601 Van Ness Avenue, Nr. 6
San Francisco, CA 94102

ZYZZYVA
Established: 1985
http://www.zyzzyva.org

Mission:
To serve West coast writers, artists and readers nationwide with,a triquarterly journal, with a reading series, a writer’s workshop, and with publication of first books of poetry and fiction.

History:
We have published four anthologies of work from our pages in our first 15 years, most recently Lucky Break: How I Became a Writer (Heinemann, 1999). We will publish our first novel n June 2000, and will launch a first book f poetry series in 2001,

Type of Publisher: Literary Magazine
Address: PO Box 590069
San Francisco, CA 94159-0069
Phone: 415-752-4393/800-462-1985
Fax: 415-752-4391
Contact: Howard Junker , Editor
Contact Email: editor@zyzzyva.org
Categories: African American,Art,Asian American,Biography and Memoir,Experimental,Fiction,Gay/lesbian/bisexual,Humor,Native American,Nonfiction/Essay,Poetry,Regional literature,Translations,Travel,Women
Similar Publishers: The New Yorker: wide range of interest, elegant and intelligent.
Regions: West Coast
Price: $11/issue
Frequency: 3/year
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