Born in Munich in a Polish Jewish family, Helena Janeczek has been living in Italy for over thirty years. With The Girl with the Leica she won the Strega Prize, Italy’s most prestigious literary award, and was a finalist for the Campiello Prize. She lives in Milan, Italy. Her appearance is supported by the Istituto Italiano di Cultura.
Events Helena Janeczek was involved in
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Maureen Jennings and Helena Janeczek will each offer a reading from their respective novels before being interviewed by Daniel Scott Tysdal.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 6:00 PM
Helena Janeczek and Whitney Scharer will read from their new books and then discuss the parallel themes in their works with interviewer Kate Taylor.
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Authors from the European Union offer audiences a rare chance to hear acclaimed works recited live in the languages in which they were originally written.