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Film Screening of The House of Sand and Fog based on the novel by Andre Dubus III, followed by a discussion with the author. 

Best-selling authors and award-winning writers will present guest readings and craft talks during a week-long summer workshop being hosted June 22-30, 2024. These events are being hosted by the Newport MFA, Salve Regina’s master of fine arts in creative writing program.

All events are free and open to the Salve Regina community as well as the general public, and anyone interested is encouraged to attend.

The second one will be held June 26th from 1:15-4:15 p.m. by bestselling, Oprah Book Club author Andre Dubus lll. A screening and discussion of Andre’s Academy Award-nominated film The House of Sand and Fog, based on his bestselling novel, followed by a discussion with the author. 

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. His books are published in over twenty-five languages, and he teaches at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.

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