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Villa Terrace Decorative Art Museum
2220 N. Terrace Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202

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Paul Salsini: From Journalist to Novelist

Starts at 7:00 PM on December 5th, 2012
Cost: $5/adult, $3/student & senior (62+), Free for
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The Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, 2220 N. Terrace Avenue, Milwaukee, is pleased to announce novelist Paul Salsini’s appearance on Wednesday, December 5, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Paul will speak about the process of writing fiction. He is the author of three historical novels that make up a "Tuscan Trilogy" as well as a collection of short stories, all set in the region of Tuscany where his father and maternal grandparents were born. Salsini will read from each of his four novels, as well as present his new Christmas children’s book, Stefano and the Christmas Miracles.

Salsini worked for the Milwaukee Journal for 37 years and was its writing coach. He was the Wisconsin correspondent for the New York Times from 1964 to 1985 and his travel essays have appeared in the Times and elsewhere. He now teaches writing courses at Marquette University.

Books by Paul Salsini
The Cielo: A Novel of Wartime Tuscany

Sparrow’s Revenge: A Novel of Postwar Tuscany

Dino’s Story: A Novel of 1960s Tuscany

The Temptation of Father Lorenzo: Ten Stories of 1970s

Stefano and the Christmas Miracles