Oscar Villalon

Oscar Villalon is the managing editor of ZYZZYVA. His writing has appeared in several publications, including Freeman’s, Stranger’s Guide, and The Believer, and in the anthology There’s a Revolution Outside, My Love: Letters from a Crisis (Vintage). A former board member of the National Book Critics Circle, and a former book editor at the San Francisco Chronicle, he was the chair of the 2021 Pulitzer Prize fiction jury. He lives in San Francisco.

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