Ricco Villanueva Siasoco Reads from The Foley Artist
This is a past event.
Ricco Villanueva Siasoco is a writer, educator, and activist. He is thrilled to return to Boston College, where he taught writing and literature for a decade. Ricco has received fellowships from The Center for Fiction, Lambda Literary, and the National Endowment for the Humanities. He is a board member of Kundiman, a national literary organization dedicated to Asian American literature. He is currently completing his doctorate from Teachers College, Columbia University, where his research interests are anti-racist education, critical pedagogy, and Asian American Studies. Ricco lives in Los Angeles, where he is the Director of Equity and Inclusion at The Chadwick School. The Foley Artist, a short story collection, is his first book. Author Alexander Chee calls it "a collection like a circus of daredevils . . . a bravura debut."
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Devlin Hall, 101
Devlin Hall, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467