Pen Name: None
Born: in San Diego, California
Anne resides in Chicago and teaches in the MFA Writing Program at the School of the Art Institute.
Biographical and Professional Information
A dual national, Italian and American, Calcagno is Editor of Travelers Tales: Italy (Travelers Tales, 1998, 2001) which won Foreward’s Silver Medal for Best Travel Book of the Year. She wrote the preface to Travelers Tales: Tuscany. Her nonfiction and travel writing have appeared in The New York Times. the Italian American Historical Society, New City, The Saudi Gazette, the Chicago Sun-Times and The Chicago Tribune and In The Middle of The Middle West.
- Pray for Yourself, Northwestern University Press, 1993
- Traveler's Tales: Italy, Travelers' Tales Press, 1998
- Traveler's Tales: Tuscany", Travelers' Tales Press, 2001
- Traveler's Tales Italy; True Stories, Travelers' Tales Press, 2001
- Love Like a Dog, CreateSpace, 2010
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Pray for Yourself and Other Stories
Release Date: 1993-11-15
Italy: True Tales of Life on the Road (Travelers' Tales)
Release Date: 1998-09
Travelers' Tales Tuscany: True Stories
Release Date: 2001-10-07
Travelers' Tales Italy: True Stories
Release Date: 2001-09-09
Love Like a Dog
Release Date: 2010-06-10
San Francisco Foundation Phelan Literary Award; National Endowment for the Arts, Illinois Arts Council Artists Fellowships; Foreward's Silver Medal for Best Travel Book of the Year.
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: Yes, contact literary agency:
Jean Naggar Literary Agency
216 East 75th Street
New York, New York 10021
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