author interviews

Food + Wine
by phoebejessicahunt | Mon, 01/17/2022 - 13:14
The founder of Jul’s Kitchen lets us in on her secrets to Tuscan cooking, La Cucina Povera and the joy of good, simple ingredients when you know how to use…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 01/07/2022 - 00:00
Crime thriller The Hunting Season is set in the foodie town of Bologna, and food indeed plays a central role in the plot, especially as it refers to the world…
Food + Wine
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 10/08/2021 - 03:27
“Italy began for me south of Naples,” reads the opening sentence of Robert Camuto’s newest book, “South of Somewhere - Wine, Food and the Soul of Italy.” It…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 12/04/2020 - 00:00
Given the year we’ve gone through, a book like "The Italian Art of Living: Your Passport to Hope, Happiness and Your Personal Renaissance" is just what we need…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 11/20/2020 - 00:00
The best way to learn what life is really like in a certain place is to listen to the people who live in the place, sharing their experiences and feelings;…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 10/15/2020 - 00:46
While the figure of Giuseppe Garibaldi is widely known and often admired for his fierce personality and his role in the unification of Italy, another figure,…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 05/13/2020 - 00:00
For our list on great books about Italy, we’re going to keep it lighthearted - no heavy tomes, no dense, exacting reads; life in quarantine is already hard…
Food + Wine
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 03/05/2020 - 04:27
[Photo: the Bronski family in a Neapolitan pizzeria.] Having been diagnosed with celiac disease in 2007, Peter Bronski didn’t want to lose the beloved food…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 01/31/2020 - 00:37
For our author interviews series, we’re delighted to present Taras Grescoe, a Canadian journal-ist based in Montreal and the author of seven non-fiction books…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 10/25/2019 - 00:00
Raised in Liverpool by an Italian father and a British mother, novelist Nicky Pellegrino has been immersed into Italian culture and lifestyle since she was a…