I set off for Rome with my fiddle and a backpack, planning to busk as long as the tourists could stand it....more
Jonathan Levi is an American writer and producer, and author of A Guide for the Perplexed and most recently, Septimania. He is co-founder of Granta, and a former Los Angeles Times fiction critic. His short stories and articles have appeared in many magazines including Granta, Condé Nast Traveler, GQ, Terra Nova, The Nation and The New York Times. Born in New York, he currently lives in Rome, Italy.