January 1, 1970
Frank Lentricchia, the “Dirty Harry of literary criticism” reads from his new novel at Malaprop’s – Asheville, NC
Join Frank Lentricchia in Asheville, NC, on Friday, January 26, for a reading from his first crime novel, The Accidental Pallbearer. Set in the bleak hinterlands of upstate New York, The Accidental Pallbearer is the first in a new series by Lentricchia featuring washed-up private investigator Eliot Conte. Lentricchia is a chaired professor of literature at Duke University, and the author of several highly acclaimed and often controversial critical studies; novels, including Johnny Critelli and The Knifemen; and a memoir, The Edge of Night.
Time: 7:00 PM