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Anita by Alain Elkann - Book Presentation

Date:

01/28/2022


Anita  by Alain Elkann  - Book Presentation

Book Presentation

Anita

by Alain Elkann

The author in conversation with

Anthony Tamburri and Fabio Finotti.

 

 With the participation of

Kora von Wittelsbach,

author of the translation of Anita into English.

 

Writer and journalist Alain Elkann, in conversation with prof. Anthony Tamburri (Dean of the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute (Queens College, CUNY) and prof. Fabio Finotti (Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in New York), will talk about Anita, his latest novel.

"My name is Milan because my mother adored books by Milan Kundera. But since her brother, named Misha, had been killed in a concentration camp, my mother always called me Misha and that is how I became Misha for everyone. My name can be written in many different ways, depending on the language. I prefer to write it as Misha." So begins Alain Elkann's tale of love and loss, but above all about loss.

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The event will be streamed live on: ICI YouTube channel and will remain available.

Information

Date: Friday, January 28, 2022

Time: From 6:00 pm To 7:00 pm

Organized by : IIC-NY

Entrance : Free


Location:

Istituto Italiano di Cultura / online

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