August 2005, p. 2, Lanciano
The Fante Library Amid Seminars and Lectures
A study day dedicated to the works of John Fante, the American author, son
of émigrés from Torricella. The “John Fante” Association, the Town Hall,
the Aventine Middle Sangro Mountain Community and the Province, organised
today as an exhibition called “John Fante Days”:-
11:00 - guided tour of the author’s places, accompanied by readings of
extracts of his works.
17:00 - unveiling of the inscription naming it the Fante Library.
18:00 - conference entitled “Author, the son of emigrants”, “Scrittore
figlio di emigrati,” with the author-journalist Marco Vichi and Lorena D
Paolo, student from Torricella.
23:00 - documentary “Portrait of John Fante” by Giovanna Di Lello.