Professor Michael David Lukas to Read at Stories on Stage Davis

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

DAVIS ENTERPRISE -- Lukas’ first novel, The Oracle of Stamboul, was a finalist for the California Book Award, the NCIBA Book of the Year Award and the Harold U. Ribalow Prize.

A graduate of Brown University and University of Maryland, Lukas is a recipient of scholarships from the National Endowment for the Arts, Montalvo Arts Center, New York State Summer Writers’ Institute, Squaw Valley Community of Writers and the Elizabeth George Foundation. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Slate, National Geographic Traveler and Georgia Review.

He lives in Oakland and teaches at San Francisco State University.