Award Ceremony for the American Winners
Jennifer Haigh - Heat and Light - Ecco, HarperCollins - Fiction
Anna Harwell Celenza - Jazz Italian Style - Cambridge University Press - Non Fiction
“The Bridge” Book Award is created and promoted by Casa delle Letterature of the Rome Municipality, the American Initiative for Italian Culture (AIFIC), and the Embassy of the United States in Rome. This year 2017 the Award is sustained also by CEPELL (Centro per il Libro e La Lettura) and FUIS (Federazione Unitaria Italiana Scrittori). The prize is endorsed by the Embassy of Italy in Washington, DC, the American Academy in Rome, the Italian Cultural Insitute in Washington and NY and other Institutions in both countries.