Carrie and Jean


Peninsula Literary

Peninsula Literary is Carrie Hechtman and Jean Znidarsic, plus four interns,  along with all the writers and artists and the many others who have contributed.

Producing literary events for Silicon Valley audiences since 2008.

Dedicated to fostering community and encouraging writers across a broad spectrum of subjects and styles.

To receive our calls for submissions and reading announcements, please email us at peninsulaliterary@gmail.com.

Special thanks to Trevlyn Williams, Melanie Brandabur, Bart Hechtman, David Znidarsic, Cindy Campbell, Charlotte Muse, and all of the artists at Gallery House. Thank you for making Peninsula Literary possible!

Carrie Harper Hechtman

Carrie Harper Hechtman


Carrie Harper Hechtman has been a curator at Peninsula Literary for six years. Her poetry has appeared recently in Juked, Meridian and Denver Quarterly. She received an MFA from the University of San Francisco, and is currently working on a young adult novel.

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  1. 10-19-15. Dear Carrie, the reading last Friday was terrific, but I was so sorry to have to leave early (I needed to take my husband John home), and didn’t get a chance to tell you how much I value the work you do. it was wonderful to listen to, and wonderful to see such an enthusiastic audience. All the best, Mary Felstiner

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