Black Mountain Institutes' Emerging Writers Series: Reading by Novelist Joseph Cassara

The Writer's Block
1020 Fremont St #100
Las Vegas, NV
Thursday, October 4, 2018
7:00 PM
8:00 PM

Joseph Cassara’s debut novel The House of Impossible Beauties follows a cast of gay and transgender club kids as they struggle to find their place. A graduate from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and Columbia University, Cassara is a skilled craftsman writing profound, complex, and tragic prose.

Joseph Cassara was born and raised in New Jersey. He holds degrees from Columbia University and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. He was a 2016-17 writing fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusetts. His debut novel, titled The House of Impossible Beauties, was chosen by Barnes & Noble as a Discover Great New Writers selection. He is an assistant professor of creative writing at California State, Fresno. 

This event is free and open to the public but a reservation is required. RSVP here.