Alicia Parlette

An online home for information about Alicia Parlette, SF Chronicle writer and published author.

News Coverage April 10, 2010

Alicia’s writing captured the attention and emotions of thousands of readers. This is just a sampling of places her story’s been featured:

San Francisco Chronicle

Update on Alicia’s story “Alicia Parlette faces final stages of journey” (4/16/10):

Original Chronicle series:

Pictures that accompanied the original article series (navigation is in the bottom right-hand corner):

Blog on SFGate: Alicia’s story continued: Her blog (2007).

Chronicle readers respond to Alicia’s series (6/12/05):

Letters to the Editor (6/10/05):

Reno Gazette Journal

Article about Alicia, “UNR graduate Alicia Parlette sees impact of her story as last chapter closes” (4/21/10):

UNR Sagebrush

Update (4/20/10):

Article about Alicia (9/1/09):’s-battle-with-cancer/


Alicia’s Story: The Latest Chapter (2/28/06):

Writing About Cancer (6/7/05):


Person of the Week, June 2005:

UNR Reynolds School of Journalism

Alicia as part of the 2005 Robert Laxalt Distinguished Writer Program (October 2005):

Reactions to Alicia’s work by the professional journalism community

Below the Fold Update (4/15/10):

– Original post (6/11/05):

Citizen Paine (6/13/05):

Alicia mentioned in an American Journalism Review story about newspapers and stories about fatal illnesses ( June/July 2006):

Society of Professional Journalists

Alicia was awarded a 2005 Outstanding Emerging Journalist award by the Society of Professional Journalists (10/20/05):

Around the interwebs

Garden Lust blog post about Alicia (4/18/10):

Bonnie Russell “Courage is a choice. A Courageous Woman of 28 is Dying” (4/17/10):

Mentioned on SFist (4/16/10):

Blog post update on Alicia’s Story (4/11/10):

– Original post (6/13/05):

Article about the May 2005 Sarcoma Alliance Walk/Run (published 2006):

Thread on about the series (July 2006):

Archived mailing list email (hosted by LaughingSquid) about the “Cancer In So Many Words” panel event held on 9/22/05 of which Alicia was a member (9/7/05):

Wikipedia entry: