Welcome to Occam’s Razor Magazine website. ThisĀ annual spring publication features award-winning works in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction by Cal State East Bay students and alumni.

Issue 34 of Occam’s Razor is out now!

Published by the CSUEB English Department, this issue contains the winning entries of the Helen DeClercq Poetry Contest, the Donald Markos Poetry Contest, the Robert V. Williams Fiction Writing Contest, and the English Department’s Flash Fiction & Flash Nonfiction Contest.

“Occam’s Razor” was launched in 1989 by Donald Markos, English professor at CSUEB from 1966-1999, in an attempt to showcase students’ works in creative writing, as well as the arts.