The Mary Tefft White Cultural Center Lecture Series in conjunction with the Rogers Free Library and the Jane Bodell Endowment presents novelist, Christopher Castellani, Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at 4:30pm in the Roger Williams University Library, Mary Tefft White Cultural Center.
Christopher Castellani's fourth novel, Leading Men -- for which he received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and the Guggenheim Foundation -- was published by Viking in February 2019. He is also the author of All This Talk of Love, The Saint of Lost Things, and A Kiss from Maddalena. His collection of essays on point of view fiction, The Art of Perspective, was published by Graywolf in 2016. Castellani is on the fiction faculty of the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College and the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. He lives in Boston, where he is artistic director of GrubStreet.