112th Annual Conference - Riverside Convention Center, California
Friday, October 31 - Sunday, November 2, 2014

This page is about the 2014 conference. For 2015 conference info, go to PAMLA 2015.

Maurisa Thompson, MFA Poet

Maurisa Thompson, University of California, Riverside

Maurisa Thompson is an MFA student and Gluck Fellowship recipient at UC Riverside, and a proud alum of June Jordan's Poetry for the People at UC Berkeley. She frequently works or volunteers in community-based literary arts projects, and her poems can be found online in La Bloga and Pedestal Magazine, The Black Scholar, the award-winning San Francisco children's anthology A Feather Floating on the Water, and featured in The Haight-Ashbury Literary Journal, for which she was nominated for a Pushcart Prize.