When: Wednesday, April 25
Where: Italian Cultural Institute: 686 Park Avenue
What time: 6 p.m.–7:15 p.m.
Free and open to the public. No reservations.
Director of the IIC, Claudio Angelini officially welcomes our Italian contingent. Readings by authors Carlo Lucarelli and Massimo Carlotto followed by conversation moderated by publisher Sandro Ferri, with special guest TBC.
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