Tom McAllister's debut novel "The Young Widower's Handbook" was included on Barnes & Noble's Discover Great New Writers list for Spring 2017. He is the author of a memoir, "Bury Me in My Jersey," and the forthcoming novel, "How to Be Safe." His shorter work has been published in a number of places, including The Best American Nonrequired Reading, Black Warrior Review, Hobart, and The Millions. He is the non-fiction editor at Barrelhouse, and co-host of the Book Fight podcast. He lives in New Jersey and teaches at Temple University. These events are free and open to the public.

His events today include: 

Colloquium Talk | 4-5 p.m. | Bishop Library Atrium

Reading, Q&A, and Signing | 7:30 p.m. | Bishop Library Atrium