Maya Jewell Zeller is the author of RUST FISH (Lost Horse Press, 2011), YESTERDAY, THE BEES (Floating Bridge Press, October 2015), and the forthcoming collaboration (with Seattle visual artist Carrie DeBacker), ALCHEMY FOR CELLS & OTHER BEASTS (Entre Rios, Fall 2017). Please visit “About the Author” for more information.

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Upcoming Events:



Thursday, September 28, 8:30 p.m.: Pie & Whiskey, Union Club, Montana Festival of the Book, Missoula. Buy tickets here.

Friday, September 29, 1 p.m.: Reading with Leyna Krow. Dana Art Gallery, Montana Festival of the Book, Missoula

Saturday, September 30, 3-4 p.m.: Different Angles into Nature Writing,” Panel with John Clayton, Jack Clinton, & Jim Robbins, moderated by Nick Neely, Shakespeare & CO, MT Festival of the Book, Missoula

Wednesday, October 4, 8 p.m.: House party book celebration reading with Alexandra Teague, Joy Passante. Invitation Only, at Sam & Kate’s. Spokane.

Friday, October 6, 8 p.m.: Poetry Feature,Remember the Word,” Auntie’s Books, Spokane

Friday, October 13, 6 p.m.: SPOKEN RIVER, a Spokane Riverkeeper Fundraiser Event, with Shawn Vestal & Jack Nisbet, Fort Mukogawa, Spokane.

Wednesday, October 18, 6:30 p.m.: Washington 129 reading, Gallery One, Ellensburg

Friday, October 20, 8 p.m.: RELEASE READING from Alchemy for Cells & Other Beasts,  in Spokane, at the Bartlett, with musician Liz Rognes

Tuesday, October 24, 6:30 p.m.: reading from Alchemy for Cells & Other Beasts, Museum of Culture & Environment, CWU Campus, Ellensburg: with musician Liz Rognes

Thursday, November 9, 7 p.m.: reading for Alchemy for Cells & Other Beasts (available for preorder now!), Open Books, Seattle (reading with Ellen Welcker)

Saturday, November 11, 7 p.m.: with Kathryn Smith and Ben Cartwright, Auntie’s Books, Spokane

Thursday, November 16, Pie & Whiskey launch, Seattle–location TBA

Saturday, November 18, 7 p.m.: reading with authors Kate Lebo, Tara Conklin, Jane Wong, & more, for the release of This is the Place: Women Writing on Home, Elliott Bay Book Company, Seattle

Monday, December 11, time tba: reading for This is the Place: Women Writing on Home, POWELL’S BOOKS, Portland

Friday, February 23, 2018: Unamuno Author Series, Madrid, Spain