Andrew Tonkovich

Andrew Tonkovich edits the West Coast literary arts journal Santa Monica Review and hosts a weekly books show and podcast, Bibliocracy Radio, on KPFK (90.7 FM) in Southern California.  His essays, fiction, and reviews have appeared in the OC Weekly, Faultline, Juked, The Rattling Wall, ZYZZYVA, Los Angeles Review of Books, and Best American Nonrequired Reading.  He is the co-editor with Lisa Alvarez of Orange County: A Literary Field Guide (Heyday), author of a comic novella collection, The Dairy of Anne Frank, and a forthcoming short story collection.  He teaches writing at UC Irvine, where he works with the union representing Librarians and Lecturers.

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