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Award-winning author Andrea Molesini comes to Boston (May 8)

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When: Sunday, May 8, 2016 – 3 p.m. Where: I AM Books, 189 North Street, Boston, MA 02113 Author Andrea Molesini, winner of Italy’s 2011 Campiello Prize for Literature, will be presenting his recently translated novel “Not All Bastards are from Vienna” at I AM Books on Sunday, May 8. Published in the United States by Grove Atlantic, the book was released in Feb. 2016, and has already garnered the attention and praise of critics across the country. “Wonderfully alive” – New York Times “Stunning” – Paste magazine

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My Father’s Daughter: From Rome to Sicily

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When: Saturday, April 16, 2016 – 5 p.m. Where: I AM Books, 189 North Street, Boston MA Gilda Morina Syverson will be presenting her book “My Father’s Daughter: From Rome to Sicily” at I AM Books in Boston on Saturday, April 16. An artist, poet, writer and teacher, Syverson was born and raised in a large, Italian-American family in Syracuse, New York. Her heritage is the impetus for her memoir My Father’s Daughter, From Rome to Sicily. Syverson’s story was a Novello Literary Award Finalist, and is a 2015 Nominee for the Ragan Old North State Award for Nonfiction. An ...

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Dacia Maraini Presents New Novel (Mar. 4)

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When: Friday, March 4, 2016 – 6 p.m. Where: Dante Alighieri Society of Massachusetts – 41 Hampshire Street, Cambridge MA A conversation with Dacia Maraini on Her New Novel and Homage “La bambina e il sognatore” is the latest novel by Dacia Maraini who uses for the first time a male voice as the narrator of the story of Lucia, a child who disappears one day while she is going to school. “Writing Like Breathing” is a homage to Dacia Maraini, celebrating a wiring career that has spanned over half a century. It is a unique anthology comprising some of ...

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Alessandro Baricco Presents ‘Emmaus’ in Cambridge

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On Thursday, May 31, famous Italian author Alessandro Baricco presented one of his latest novels, ‘Emmaus,’ recently translated into English and published by McSweeney’s.

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Beppe Severgnini Presents “Mamma Mia” at MIT

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On Oct. 31, journalist and author Beppe Severgnini presented his latest book "Mamma Mia" at MIT.

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