Salvatore Settis, author of the much acclaimed book If Venice Dies, will be embarking on a U.S. tour, with stops in Providence, Washington, D.C., New York, Philadelphia, and Los Angeles.

Tuesday, October 25, 7 p.m.
Brown University lecture; Providence, R.I.

Thursday, October 27, 3-4 p.m.
Library of Congress; Washington, D.C.

Sunday, October 30, 2 p.m.
Philadelphia Museum of Art
The Irma and Herbert Barness Lecture

Monday, October 31,
 4 p.m.
Conversation with author and journalist Alexander Stille at NYU Casa Italiana, New York City


Tuesday, November 1, 12 p.m.

92nd Street Y, New York City


Wednesday, Nov. 2, 6-7:30 p.m.
Bard Graduate Center, New York City
The Protection of Cultural Heritage in Italy: A Short History and Some Current Issues


Saturday, Nov. 5 – 2 p.m.
Museum Lecture Hall, The Getty Center, Los Angeles