Tony Ardizzone

Tony Ardizzone is the author of eight books, including the novel "The Whale Chaser" and the story collection "The Calling of Saint Matthew: Stories of Rome." He has received a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts as well as the Pushcart Prize, the Milkweed Editions National Fiction Prize, the Chicago Foundation for Literature Award for Fiction sponsored by the Friends of Literature, and the Virginia Prize for Fiction, among other honors. Ardizzone was born and raised on the North...See more