Alessandro Baricco


Country: Italy

Born in 1958, Alessandro Baricco is an author of essays, novels and theatrical texts translated and represented all over the world. He also wrote and directed the film Lesson 21. Alessandro founded Holden Academy in Turin, a university where students learn storytelling techniques.

Supported by the Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute, Jakarta.

Lahir pada tahun 1958, Alessandro Baricco adalah penulis dari berbagai esai, novel, dan terjemahan teks teatrikal, dan ditampilkan di seluruh dunia. Ia juga menulis dan menyutradarai film Lesson 21. Alessandro mendirikan Holden Academy di Turin, sebuah universitas di mana para mahasiswa belajar teknik-teknik bercerita.

Didukung oleh Kedutaan Besar Italia dan Italian Cultural Institute, Jakarta.

Appearing in

Main Program | Lessons Learned

“When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in,” muses Murakami in Kafka on the Shore. Love a good true, transformative story? A …


Main Program | Imagining the Past

Weaving fiction with historical threads is no easy feat. It demands a constant juggling act between the factual and the imaginary, reality and memory. Our panel explores the challenges and …