When: Tue., March 23, 6 p.m. 2010
The Italian Cultural Institute has the great pleasure of hosting the internationally best- selling author Valerio Massimo Manfredi, who will present his latest novel, “The Ides of March,��� set during the tempestuous final days of Julius Caesar’s Rome. Valerio Massimo Manfredi has published nine works of fiction, including the “Alexander��� tril- ogy, which has been translated into twenty- four languages. He is the author of “The Last Legion,��� which was made into a film starring Colin Firth and Ben Kingsley, directed by Doug Lefler. The novel was translated by Christine Fedder- sen, English professor at the Military Academy of Modena.