Anisse Gross has been named the new West Coast correspondent for PW, effective today, October 1. Based in San Francisco, Gross has written for numerous publications, including The Bellingham Review, Brooklyn Quarterly, LitReactor, The New Yorker, Quartz, BuzzFeed, and The Rumpus (for which she has done fiction and nonfiction pieces).

A graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Gross received an MFA in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University in 2010. She can be reached at