margaret mazzantini
martin amis
ben lerner
david byrne
20
21
patti smith
/CA
PRI
jeffrey eugenides
paolo mieli
paolo giordano
francesco clemente
mary karr
roberto saviano
elisabetta rasy
Annalena Benini
alessandro piperno
patrick mcgrath
niccolò ammaniti
edna o'brien
joyce carol oates
Nicole Krauss
20
20
kwame anthony appiah
jeffrey eugenides
sandro veronesi
adam gopnik
paul auster
/NY
elizabeth strout
fran lebowitz
Gioacchino Lanza Tomasi
giovanna calvino
Margo Jefferson
angelo panebianco
elif batuman
Marisa Silver
20
19
diego de silva
junot díaz
wole soyinka
erica jong
philip gourevitch
paola cortellesi
a.m. homes
Luigi Guarnieri
jay mcinerney
teju cole
isabella rossellini
jonathan lethem
jeffrey eugenides
jamaica kincaid
20
18
/RO
MA
paolo sorrentino
Francesco Vezzoli
chuck palahniuk
Susanna Tamaro
Roberta Lena
Vittorio Storaro
jonathan demme
Greta Gerwig
jonathan safran foer
zadie smith
david sedaris
larissa macfarquhar
20
17
stephen sondheim
ian buruma
ann patchett
garth risk hallberg
pierluigi battista
brian selznick
liliana cavani
/BG
TA
Laurie Anderson
david remnick
jonathan franzen
donato carrisi
renzo piano
daniel mendelsohn
michael cunningham
20
16
don delillo
Melania Mazzucco
francesca lo schiavo
nicole krauss
Amitav Ghosh
marco bellocchio
Salman Rushdie
daniel libeskind
valeria luiselli
Leslie Jamison
isabella rossellini
/PL
RM
paolo virzì
cristina comencini
hanif kureishi
20
15
michael ondaatje
vendela vida
gaetano cappelli
martin amis
gary shteyngart
david foster wallace
daniel libeskind
mark di suvero
leonardo colombati
Chiara Gamberale
gian arturo ferrari
Howard Jacobson
20
14
cathleen schine
sergio castellitto
Teresa Ciabatti
erica jong
Paolo Giordano
philip gourevitch
/CL
UP
paul schrader
Andrew Sean Greer
A.O. Scott
Daniel Libeskind
miriam toews
dacia maraini
jonathan franzen
20
13
david mamet
michael chabon
Helena Janeczek
pupi avati
salman rushdie
philippe claudel
gay talese
federico rampini
mary karr
marina abramovic
marilynne robinson
hanan al-shaykh
nathan englander
20
12
dave eggers
/NA
colum mc cann
patti lupone
helen oyeyemi
ethan coen
adam gopnik
mario martone
louise erdrich
adam johnson
anna funder
nathan englander
edoardo albinati
david leavitt
20
11
walter veltroni
Colm Tóibín
gay talese
valerio magrelli
Domenico Starnone
e.l. doctorow
salman rushdie
francesco piccolo
jay mcinerney
julie taymor
Abigail Dean
annie proulx
20
10
Alessandro Piperno
ian buruma
michael cunningham
zadie smith
chimamanda ngozi adichie
jhumpa lahiri
marlon james
alessandro baricco
Olivier Guez
antonio franchini
claudio magris
jonathan galassi
Ta-Nehisi Coates
patti smith
benjamin taylor
20
09
A.O. Scott
phillip lopate
meryl streep
paul auster
donna tartt
ayelet waldman
toni servillo
walter siti
roberto andò
sandro veronesi
siri hustvedt
ernesto galli della loggia
20
08
colum mccann
Chiara Valerio
Roberto Ando'
Brian Selznick
gay talese
julie mehretu
Valerio Magrelli
Margo Jefferson
phil jackson
Maaza Mengiste
giuliano ferrara
emma cline
mario desiati
a.m. homes
daniel mendelsohn
20
07
judith thurman
patrick mcgrath
siri hustvedt
john turturro
Candice Carty-Williams
rachel kushner
karan mahajan
adam haslett
Francesco Vezzoli
stephen sondheim
Giuliano Sangiorgi
Noah Baumbach
don delillo
maurizio de giovanni
20
06
Antonio Scurati
nicola piovani
george saunders
elizabeth strout
ian mcewan
jhumpa lahiri
stefan merrill block
kwame anthony appiah
dante ferretti
lila azam zanganeh
colson whitehead
paul auster
Piera Degli Esposti
claire messud
joshua ferris
jonathan safran foer