The Common Foundation – 2017 Author Postcard Auction
Auction Ends: Dec 10, 2017 09:00 PM EST

Memorabilia

Personalized Postcard from Michael David Lukas

Item Number
140
Estimated Value
Priceless
Opening Bid
$40 USD

Item Description

Receive a handwritten note from the bestselling author of The Oracle of Stamboul.

Michael David Lukas has been a Fulbright Scholar in Turkey, a night-shift proofreader in Tel Aviv, and a waiter at the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference in Vermont. Translated into more than a dozen languages, his 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. His second novel, The Last Watchman of Old Cairo, is forthcoming from Spiegel & Grau.

A graduate of Brown University and the University of Maryland, he 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 Elizabeth George Foundation. His writing has appeared in The New York TimesWall Street JournalSlateNational Geographic Traveler, and Georgia Review. He lives in Oakland.

Special Instructions

Personalized postcards make great gifts! Authors will endeavor to send postcards in time for the holidays.