Fred Misurella

Receiving an East Stroudsburg University author award.

A Summer of Good-Byes (a novel)

A Summer of Goodbyes is a vital, romantic story, filled with the warmth of France's southern sun, colorful, famous artists, and violent personal conflicts concerning love, family loyalty, and the struggle to live in the face of impending death and loss.


Fiction
A complex, thoughtful novel about love, beauty, and sexual longing in the south of France.
She's white; he's black. But their conflicts are more than racial.
The Red and the Black of Italian-Americana, these stories disect the essence of contemporary living. (With a link to one of the stories.)
Uncannily accurate about Vietnam, its soldiers, and their tragic return home.
The story of three generations of Italian-American men and their women--mothers, wives, lovers.
A sample chapter from Only Sons (Link to the text).
Literary Criticism
Detailed analysis and interpretation of Milan Kundera's works from The Joke through Immortality.
The lead essay in The Legacy of Primo Levi, edited by Stanislao G. Pugliese, published by Palgrave/Macmillan