January 1, 1970

Frank Lentricchia, the “Dirty Harry of literary criticism,” discusses the art of crime writing at the Literary Bookpost – Salisbury, NC

Join Frank Lentricchia in Salisbury, NC, on Friday, March 1, for a discussion of 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: 6:00 PM