Alessandro Baricco on Tour: Emmaus


May 29. Alessandro Baricco at NYU’s Casa Italiana
6 pm. 24 West 12th Street New York, NY 10011.
Author Alessandro Baricco in conversation with translator Ann Goldstein (The New Yorker), moderated by director of the Casa Italiana, Stefano Albertini. Free and open to the public! The event is in English.

May 31. Contemporary Italian Literature: An Evening with Award-Winning Writer Alessandro Baricco at the Dante Alighieri Society
6:30 pm. 41 Hampshire Street, Cambridge, MA 02139.
Please RSVP.
Baricco will discuss the challenges faced by Italian culture today, and will read passages from Emmaus. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session and discussion with the public. Light refreshments will be served. Event is free and open to the public.