Mary Carole McCauley

Writer

Mary Carole McCauley joined The Sun in 2000 and is an arts reporter specializing in books and visual arts. Previously, she was The Sun’s theater critic and an assistant arts editor. A native Chicagoan, she graduated from the University of Chicago and completed a fellowship for arts journalists at Northwestern University. Her writing has been recognized with a National Headliner Award and three times by the Society for Features Journalism. 

Recent Articles

  • What not to miss at the 2017 Baltimore Book Festival

    What not to miss at the 2017 Baltimore Book Festival

    With more than 500 authors appearing at the Baltimore Book Festival, chances are you won’t be able to see them all. In addition to a reading from National Book Award winner Alice McDermott (read more about that here), here are some highlights: Literary lion(esses): Nationally known writers will...

  • Alice McDermott talks new novel 'The Ninth Hour' ahead of Baltimore Book Festival

    Alice McDermott talks new novel 'The Ninth Hour' ahead of Baltimore Book Festival

    The acclaimed local novelist Alice McDermott doesn’t remember the circumstances under which Sister Mary Rose came into her life when she was a little girl or how many times they met. But more than a half-century later, the author still vividly recalls the old nun’s face. “My mother was raised by...