R244. The Arts of Death, Mystery, and Perspective: Edwidge Danticat, Maud Casey, and Christopher Castellani, Sponsored by Graywolf Press
Thursday, March 8, 2018
3:00 pm to 4:15 pm
Fiona McCrae has been the Director and Publisher of Graywolf Press since 1994.
Edwidge Danticat is the author of several books for adults and children, including Breath, Eyes, Memory, Krik? Krak!, and Claire of the Sea Light. Her latest book, The Art of Death: Writing the Final Story was published by Graywolf Press in July 2017. She is a 2009 MacArthur Fellow.
Maud Casey is the author of three novels and a collection of stories. She has received the Italo Calvino Prize, a 2015 Guggenheim Fellowship, and the St. Francis College Literary Prize. Her book of essays The Art of Mystery: The Search for the Questions was recently published by Graywolf Press.
Christopher Castellani is the author of three novels and one book of essays, The Art of Perspective. He is the artistic director of Grub Street, on the faculty of the Warren Wilson MFA program and Bread Loaf, and a Guggenheim fellow. His fourth novel, Leading Men, is forthcoming in February 2019.