Chris Daley

Chris Daley is the Lecturer in Writing and Library Communication Coordinator at the California Institute of Technology. Her writing has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Journal of Alta California, FORTH Magazine, Angels Flight • literary west, the Collagist, DUM DUM Zine, Cease, Cows, Front Porch Journal, Los Angeles Review of Books, and Brief Encounters: A Collection of Contemporary Nonfiction. She has a Ph.D. in English from the City University of New York Graduate Center.

Spring 2020 Fiction Picks

From Silicon Valley to Butthole Surfer, buried mystery to a reinvention of the West, Alexandra Chang, Gibby Haynes, C Pam Zhang, and Sara Sligar author spring’s must-read fiction. 

Nonfiction Picks: The Lovers, the Dreamers, and Flea

Alta's Fall nonfiction selections feature four true stories about dreamers and schemers — and a musician named Flea.


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