Michael Agresta

Art Discipline: 
Austin, TX
United States
Dates of Residence: 
May 4, 2010 to Jun 5, 2010

Michael Agresta has work published or forthcoming in Boston Review, Conjunctions, DIAGRAM, Barrow Street, Painted Bride Quarterly, Cimarron Review, Salt Hill, and others.  His story "DREAMHOMES" won the 2009 Calvino Prize, and he was a runner-up for the 2009 Diagram $5 Innovative Fiction Prize and the 2008 Million Writers Award.  He holds an MFA from the Michener Center for Writers in Austin, Texas, where he now works as a freelance journalist and editor. He's working on a novel about disaster relief and a book of short stories about houses and people.