January 26th, 2013 § § permalink
What a night last Monday was.
Anthony D’Aries read about teaching in prisons and building Boston and Jack Nicholson. Michael Thurston read about cat violence, among other things. Danielle Jones-Pruett read about feathers and blush and bicycles. And Sarah Sweeney read about picking up her life and moving it, about falling in and out of love, about tension and release.
Watch the videos here.
See the photos here:
Anthony D’Aries reads an essay
Michael Thurston reads short fiction
Danielle Jones-Pruett reads poetry
Sarah Sweeney reads her confessional tale
Thanks to Anthony, Michael, Danielle, and Sarah for reading, thanks to Randolph Pfaff for taking photos and videos, and thanks to everyone who came out to listen!
December 18th, 2012 § § permalink
Anthony D’Aries is a wet whistle.
Anthony D’Aries‘s memoir The Language of Men (Hudson Whitman Press, 2012) received praise from Tracy Kidder, Andre Dubus III, and Tom Perrotta, and was recently featured in The Huffington Post and The Boston Globe. In 2010, Anthony was awarded the PEN/New England Discovery Prize in Nonfiction. His work has appeared in The Literary Review, Solstice, The Good Men Project, Shelf Awareness, and elsewhere. A graduate of the Stonecoast MFA program, Anthony served as Randolph College’s 2011 Emerging Writer-in-Residence. He currently teaches literacy at the House of Correction in Boston and creative writing at Regis College.
Anthony is the essayist for the January 21 reading.
December 15th, 2012 § § permalink
January 21, 2013!
Anthony D’Aries! Danielle Jones-Pruett! Sarah Sweeney! Michael Thurston!