June 23, 2021 | Rome, Italy
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L’Americana

A royal education

By | June 4th, 2021|

Every once in a while, my graduate journalism school posts an article about the Italian aristocrat Beatrice Borromeo Casiraghi, a fellow alumna. I’m always drawn in. She attended the school [...]

Anything but coasting

By | April 7th, 2021|

I’ve never been a thrill-seeker. I’ve even been called a stick-in-the-mud. As a fourth grader at my school’s annual carnival, they  had to stop the Tilt-A-Whirl for me because it [...]

Author, Associate Editor

Kristine Crane

Kristine Crane

Kristine Crane, who writes the “L’Americana” column, lives and writes in North Central Florida. She was formerly a Fulbright scholar and journalist in Rome, where she helped found “The American.” She is originally from Iowa City.