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Vol. 2 Issue 3, Summer issue.  August 2014

Vol. 2 Issue 3, Summer issue.  August 2014

Based in the new Tannery Arts and Digital Media Center Studios, in Santa Cruz, CA., our mission is to capture the vibrant creative spirit of The West Coast in writing and art from around the world.

Catamaran Literary Reader  published its seventh issue in September, 2014. Catamaran features fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, and the visual arts.

We seek to present diverse national and international voices around the themes of the natural world and the environment, the arts and artistic spirit, and personal journey and freedom. 

News

Catamaran 2nd Anniversary celebration at the R.Blitzer Gallery Catamaran Art Exhibit opening

Catamaran Annual Art Exhibit, November 7th-29th

Come see original art from the magazine at  Catamaran’s 2nd Annual Art Exhibit at the R. Blitzer Gallery. The show opens on November 7th and continues until November 29th.  

This year's show features 63 works of art from 32 artists who have appeared in the last four issues of Catamaran, including a major work by Lawrence Ferlinghetti. 

Gallery hours are 11am-5pm, Tuesday through Saturday. The gallery is located at 2801 Mission Street Extension, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, on the Westside of Santa Cruz.

Editors Catherine Segurson and Elizabeth McKenzie with the original painting from the 5th issue cover by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Editors Catherine Segurson and Elizabeth McKenzie with the original painting from the 5th issue cover by Lawrence Ferlinghetti