About the Author
Sheerly Avni is a San Francisco based film and culture writer. A former editor of Salon.com, her work also has appeared in The Chicago Sun-Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Toronto Star, San Francisco Magazine, AlterNet, and of course, Truthdig. Her book about Northern California film directors, "Cinema by the Bay," was published in 2006.
She was also a workshop facilitator and editor at The Beat Within, a weekly publication by and for incarcerated youth, for fifteen years. Sheerly is now working as a script consultant for the Netflix series "Ingobernable".
04/29 Ripped From Tomorrow’s Headlines: Brian Wood, Comic Book Futurist
03/23 The Chilean Mad Men of ‘No’
05/05 Enemies: A Love Story
10/22 Stephen Elliott: The Art of the Overshare
12/28 Tragedy Repeats Itself