A Literary Journey, USA Style

Join me for an “American Literary Journey” at the Boston Public Library on March 2nd, 2017, as part of theĀ annual Lowell Lecture Series! Details here.


1895 advertising poster for Houghton Mifflin (Wikimedia Commons)

My Two Italies: an interview


I discuss why I wrote my new book, My Two Italies (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, July 2014), and how it brought me back inside the lost Italian world of my family.