Globe trotting author Giorgio Fontana visits the States!

Hot off the heels of his success at the Turin International Book Fair, Italian author Giorgio Fontana makes a whirlwind trip to the U.S. to discuss his novel Morte di un uomo felice (Death of a Happy Man), winner of the 2014 Premio Campiello. On Wednesday, May 27, Fontana will have a conversation with Armando Maggi (University of Chicago) at the Italian Cultural Institute in Chicago. The following day he will appear at BookExpo America in New York for a talk with Mark Rotella, Senior Editor of Publishers Weekly.

Wednesday, May 27th at 6:00 pm

Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago

500 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1450, Chicago


Thursday, May 28th at 2:30 pm

East Side Stage at BookExpo America

Javits Center, New York