r.g. cantalupo’s work has been published in over a hundred literary journals throughout the United States, Canada, and England. His book of poetry “Say” was a runner-up for the John Ciardi award in poetry. His poetry collections include “Walking Water On Earth”, “The Art of Naming”, “Involving Residence”, “Say”, and “No Thanks”. Cantalupo is a Dual-Genre MFA graduate in Poetry and Creative Non-fiction at Vermont College of Fine Arts.
He is also a two-time Regional Finalist for the American College Theater Festival, and his play “Heart” was presented at the Kennedy Center as a National Finalist. His award-winning memoir “The Light Where Shadows End” was serialized in the literary journal “War, Literature and the Arts” and was selected for the anthology “Best Non-fiction Essays of the Last 25 Years”.
Cantalupo is the Artistic Director and founder of The Little Theater in West Los Angeles where he continues to write and direct plays.
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r.g. cantalupo was a Featured Poet who read his poetry at the September 2015 Second Sunday Poetry Series