Aya de Leon

author – activist – faculty – mom

Aya’s debut novel, UPTOWN THIEF

Marisol Rivera will do anything to protect her Manhattan women’s health clinic, including bankrolling it with an escort service and a series of heists of corrupt CEOs involved in a sex trafficking scandal…

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Novelist, poet, activist, mom, UC Berkeley faculty, hip hop theater artist…

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NotMyPresident & the Sh*t on my Shell Toes

When I came up in the 70s, there were no leash laws, and stepping in dog shit happened all the time. After a day playing outside, you had to check … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · 3 Comments

Upcoming Appearances

  • San Francisco Writers Conference February 18, 2017
  • GoToWebinar - The Writer's Hustle: How To Create and Maintain High Productivity March 10, 2017 at 12:00 am – 2:00 am GoToWebinar - See conference call information below 1. Click and join at the specified time and date: https://global.gotowebinar.com/pjoin/7590744984130522115/4167645328988654337 Note: This link should not be shared with others; it is unique to you. 2. Choose one of the following audio options: TO USE YOUR COMPUTER'S AUDIO: When the Webinar begins, you will be connected to audio using your computer's microphone and speakers (VoIP).…
  • Bay Area Book Fest June 3, 2017 – June 4, 2017

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