Book Presentation: Days of Fear, by Daniele Mastrogiacomo | Italian Cultural Institute | Literary Events | Chicago Reader

Book Presentation: Days of Fear, by Daniele Mastrogiacomo

When: Mon., April 26, 6 p.m. 2010

Italian journalist Daniele Mastrogiacomo will present "Days of Fear," the story of his captivity in the hands of the Taliban. On March 5, 2007 Daniele Mastrogiacomo, his interpreter and his driver were kidnapped by the Taliban and threatened with execution if Italy did not remove troops from Afghanistan. Tragically, both driver and interpreter were both eventually executed. Mastrogiacomo's story of courage and tenacity is unforgettable, and strikes the reader with the kind of emotional impact associated with the best literary fiction. Daniele Mastrogiacomo has covered national and interna

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