Fontanella is a new independent press. Their first title is Islands – New Islands. Translated by Civitella’s Special Projects Coordinator Hope Campbell Gustafson, this book collects the writing of Italian author Marco Lodoli alongside archival photography from the American Academy of Rome’s Photographic Archive.

Meet Nina Moog, the publisher, with Marco Lodoli and Hope Campbell Gustafson and learn more about the Fontanella project. Join them for a bi-lingual reading of excerpts from Isole/Islands by both Marco and Hope. The reading will then be followed by a presentation of the Photographic Archive of the American Academy in Rome by Lavinia Ciuffa, focusing on the Gatteschi Collection.

The event will take place on May 31st at 6:30 PM at Otherwise Bookshop
Via del Governo Vecchio 80, Rome