Andre Dubus III is the author of The New York Times’ bestsellers House of Sand and Fog, The Garden of Last Days, and his memoir, Townie. His 2013 novella collection, Dirty Love, was a New York Times “Notable Book” selection, a New York Times “Editors’ Choice”, and a Kirkus “Starred Best Book of 2013”. His new novel, Gone So Long, published in October 2018, has received starred reviews from Publisher’s Weekly and Library Journal and has been named on many “Best Books” lists, including selection for The Boston Globe’s “Twenty Best Books of 2018” and “The Best Books of 2018”, “Top 100”, Amazon. Mr. Dubus has been a finalist for the National Book Award, and has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, The National Magazine Award for Fiction, two Pushcart Prizes, and is a recipient of an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature.
A Death in the (Fictional) Family with Andre Dubus III and Katharine Weber
- 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
- | Location of Session: Launch SA
- Adult Sessions
- Start of Signing: 12:15 PM
- | Signing Location: Southwest School of Art Parking Lot
About the Authors
Andrew Porter is the author of the short story collection The Theory of Light and Matter (Vintage/Random House), which won the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction, and the novel In Between Days (Alfred A. Knopf), which was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. His short stories have appeared or are forthcoming in The Pushcart Prize anthology, Ploughshares, One Story, The Southern Review, Narrative Magazine, and on NPR’s Selected Shorts. Currently, he is Director of the Creative Writing Program and Professor of English at Trinity University in San Antonio.