The Award of the City of Como in partnership with Ubik Library of Como organizes for days 24 and 25 May 2019 of themed meetings entitled TRAVELING TO GROW.
The series of meetings will be held at the Ubik Library in Piazza San Fedele in Como.
Friday 24 May hours 18:00 – Alessandro Vanoli WHEN they drove STARS Il Mulino.
Saturday 25 May hours 15:30 Meeting for boys – Pierdomenico Baccalario THE ADVENTURE OF BOOKS CORSARI Solferino Boys
Saturday 25 May hours 18:00 – Giorgio Manzi LATEST NEWS HUMAN EVOLUTION Il Mulino.
Alessandro Vanoli He is a writer and historian of the Middle Ages and the Mediterranean history expert. He taught at the University of Bologna and the University of Milan, specializing in the history of the Mediterranean, Arab medicine and in relations between the Christian and Muslim world.
Pierdomenico Baccalario is a writer of children's fiction , screenwriter and author of bestsellers such as Saga in Ulysses Moore.
Nel 1998 was winner of "The Boat Steam».
Since then he has published several adventure books, series and fantastic novels for children, translated into thirty languages and published with major Italian publishers.
Giorgio Manzi is Professor of Anthropology at La Sapienza – University of Rome, where he teaches Paleoanthropology, Human ecology and natural history of primates and where he is also director of the Museum of Anthropology G. Sergi and Museums of Wisdom.