Anthony S. Maulucci is an Italian American poet, playwright, novelist and painter. He worked in professional theatre and enjoyed a prominent career as a freelance writer before becoming a college professor of writing and literature. In 1989, he founded the Green Tiger Writers private workshops and in 1995 launched an independent press to bring out his first novel, The Discovery of Luminous Being, followed by Adriana’s Eyes and Other Stories, The Rosselli Cantata, Dear Dante, 100 Love Sonnets and Anxious Love. He has also published poetry chapbooks and writing guides for both fiction and poetry. Visit www.lorenzopress.com for further information. He holds an M.A. from Wesleyan University and is a recipient of the Rosengarten Award for Fiction (Harvard University) and the Jordan Davidson Poetry Prize (Barry College). He was born in Hartford, Connecticut and has lived in Boston, Montreal, Toronto, and New York City. He currently resides in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.
Early influences: D.H. Lawrence, Ernest Hemingway, Albert Camus, Dostoevsky, Mark Twain Later influences: Italo Calvino, Tolstoy, Milan Kundera, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, World Literature Ongoing influences: D.H. Lawrence, Tolstoy, European fiction in general
MARY OF MAGDALA, a novel based on the concept that Mary Magdalene was actually one of the apostles. Kindle Edition, January 2012.
On Writers & Writing, a collection of 50 columns written for a daily newspaper in Connecticut, Kindle edition
self published by Lorenzo Press (www.lorenzopress.com)
Reading world literature, listening to jazz and classical music, traveling, studying languages, playing guitar. Film history, graphic design, erotic photography, book collecting, history of the Italian Renaissance, Italian American culture.
Greenpeace, Amnesty Inernational, American Cancer Society, Red Cross, Save the Children
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