Jo Scott-Coe

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Jo Scott-Coe’s first book, Teacher at Point Blank, was listed as a “Great Read” by Ms. Magazine. Her nonfiction has appeared in many venues, including Salon, Cultural Weekly, Fourth Genre, River Teeth, Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies, Ninth Letter, and The Los Angeles Times. A graduate of the MFA program at the University of California Riverside, Scott-Coe currently works as an associate professor of English at Riverside City College. She also teaches community writing workshops for the Inlandia Institute. Her second book, MASS, is forthcoming from Writ Large Press in summer 2016.


Cover Photo: Kathy Leissner Whitman en route to her honeymoon, 17 August 1962.
Remembering Kathy Leissner

“She could not know that the future would be so ugly.”

Aug 01, 2016
Cover Photo: Kathy Leissner, 1962. All photos courtesy of Nelson Leissner.
Listening to Kathy

For the Leissner family, domestic terror had a private face.

Mar 30, 2016