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