Neapolitan Chronicles – Schedule of Events

We’ve organized several readings from Italian writer Anna Maria Ortese’s seminal collection Neapolitan Chronicles, translated by Ann Goldstein and Jenny McPhee. Below please find a schedule below.

Tuesday, March 13, 7 p.m. Community Bookstore, 143 Seventh Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Wednesday, March 14, 11:15 a.m.-12:40 p.m., Hofstra University, with Giovanna Calvino, daughter of Italo Calvino.
Tuesday, March 20, 7 p.m., Book Culture on Columbus, 450 Columbus Avenue, Upper West Side.
Tuesday, March 27, 7 p.m., 192 Books, 192 Tenth Avenue, at 21st Street, Chelsea.

Salvatore Settis Schedule of U.S. Appearances

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