When in Rome…My latest review @airmailweekly

LAST SUMMER IN THE CITY by Gianfranco Calligarich translated by Howard Curtis Leo Gazzara, the narrator of Gianfranco Calligarich’s scintillating novel Last Summer in the City—an Italian cult classic masterfully translated for the first time into English by the pro Howard Curtis—might be described as a Latin Holden Caulfield all grown up. In the opening pages, …

Gaming technology meets Architectural History: Walking through the streets of 17th Century Rome with My Sister Sarah

Using a gaming platform (NVis360) and cartographer Giovanni Battista Falda's 1676 map of Rome, Sarah together with architects Jordan Williams and Eric Lewitt has created a virtual version of 17th-century Rome. As you walk the streets, you can hear the bells ringing in St. Peter's Square, listen to the water trickling in Bernini's Fountain of …