Who is Giuseppe Baricco?

Baricco debuted as a novelist with Castelli di rabbia (translated as Lands of Glass) in 1991. In 1993 he co-founded a creative writing school in Turin, naming it Scuola Holden after J. D. Salinger ‘s Holden Caulfield.

Where was Baricco born?

Baricco was born in Turin, Italy. He has earned degrees in philosophy (under Gianni Vattimo) and in piano. This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources.

What does Alessandro Baricco do now?

Alessandro Baricco (Italian pronunciation: [ale’s:andro baˈrik:o]; born January 25, 1958) is an Italian writer, director and performer. His novels have been translated into a wide number of languages. He currently lives in Rome with his wife and two sons.