Anna Vangala Jones is a writer, editor, and educator. Her fiction, creative nonfiction, and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in several publications, such as Catapult, HobartBerkeley Fiction ReviewNecessary Fiction, Little Fiction, Jellyfish Review, and The MacGuffin, among others. Her short story collection manuscript, TURMERIC & SUGAR, was a finalist in the Sundress Publications 2019 Fiction Competition. Her writing has been selected for Longform Fiction’s Best of 2018 collection and nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net Anthology.

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Upcoming Event:

Friday, November 1 – Reading with Cathy Ulrich at the book launch for GHOSTS OF YOU, along with Ben Loory, Marisa Crane, Steve Chang, and Brian Dau. Stories Books and Cafe. Echo Park, CA. 8:00pm.


Read some of Anna’s latest fiction online:

“Echo” at Jellyfish Review.

“Mae and Me” at Catapult (Longform Fiction’s Best of 2018).

“Summer Love” at Queen Mob’s Teahouse.

“You Don’t Have a Place Here” at Okay Donkey.

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