Wynne Benti

At the beginning of World War II, the grandfather of publisher and editor Wynne Benti was classified an enemy alien in what Italian Americans call "una storia segreta" - a secret story. An Italian immigrant and New York City chef, he was not interned, but he was forbidden to travel beyond a five-mile radius of his home. Ms. Benti graduated with honors from Art Center College of Design and the University of California at Davis in California where she studied graphic design and photography respect