Paolo Battaglia Book Presentation
Wed, Sep 25 6:00pm-7:30pm
La Scuola
3 days before

La Scuola is hosting a special event on Wednesday September 25 6-7:30 pm at Fell Campus with Italian author, and friend of Valentina, Paolo Battaglia (Explorers Emigrants Citizens: A Visual History of the Italian American Experience). 

 

Special Guests include: Italian voice actors/directors Alessandro Quarta (Mickey Mouse, Monster's Inc., American Beauty, Dead Poet's Society) and Sara De Santis (Borges y Tango, Deandreide, A flor da pele).

 

Please RSVP using this google doc.

 

In celebration of the release of Battaglia's book being converted into a 3 episode documentary this month, the presentation will explore how immigration impacts language and communication, as well as the history of the small Italian American communities in the heartland of the United States.