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Program 438: Saints of Italy; Jubilee Year in Rome; Michelangelo's Masterpieces

Release Date: 03-26-2016

Description

Hear why patron saints are so important to Siena, then get tips from guides in Rome for navigating the crowds during the Vatican's 2016 Jubilee Year observance. And listen in as author Miles J. Unger explains how the masterpieces of Michelangelo can take us into his Renaissance world.

Guests

  • Anna Piperato, tour guide based in Siena, Italy
  • Nina Bernardo, Cecilia Bottai, Ben Cameron, tour guides based in Rome
  • Miles J. Unger, author of "Michelangelo:  A Life  in Six Masterpieces"  (Simon & Schuster)

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