December 10, 2023 | Rome, Italy


Of lines and bylines

By |October 30th, 2023|

One evening, I was telling my daughter Julia a bedtime story about Fassi’s, my favorite gelateria in Rome. I was trying to seduce her into sleep with lavish descriptions of [...]

The power of sound

By |May 10th, 2023|

When I moved to New York after a decade in Italy to go to graduate school, working with audio was one of my favorite New World discoveries. I had a [...]

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.