paola cortellesi
mario desiati
Candice Carty-Williams
jonathan lethem
20
21
john turturro
/CA
PRI
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ian buruma
Annalena Benini
hanan al-shaykh
david sedaris
Olivier Guez
sergio castellitto
kwame anthony appiah
patti lupone
michael cunningham
elisabetta rasy
20
20
daniel libeskind
renzo piano
colson whitehead
fran lebowitz
nathan englander
Marisa Silver
paul auster
don delillo
/NY
gian arturo ferrari
colum mccann
Maaza Mengiste
20
19
Domenico Starnone
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Teresa Ciabatti
nicola piovani
Nicole Krauss
Antonio Scurati
julie taymor
maurizio de giovanni
marco bellocchio
jay mcinerney
zadie smith
20
18
valerio magrelli
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/RO
MA
Noah Baumbach
valeria luiselli
a.m. homes
philip gourevitch
Chiara Gamberale
stefan merrill block
Leslie Jamison
20
17
gay talese
gay talese
sandro veronesi
Margo Jefferson
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francesco piccolo
david mamet
jonathan franzen
gay talese
elif batuman
martin amis
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20
16
daniel mendelsohn
jhumpa lahiri
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jonathan demme
michael chabon
/BG
TA
anna funder
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erica jong
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philippe claudel
edna o'brien
marilynne robinson
20
15
Brian Selznick
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A.O. Scott
marina abramovic
ann patchett
larissa macfarquhar
wole soyinka
george saunders
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RM
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20
14
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ian buruma
paul auster
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roberto andò
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20
13
vendela vida
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/CL
UP
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jeffrey eugenides
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cristina comencini
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siri hustvedt
chimamanda ngozi adichie
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patrick mcgrath
20
12
Amitav Ghosh
jhumpa lahiri
a.m. homes
Greta Gerwig
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mark di suvero
salman rushdie
/NA
judith thurman
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paolo giordano
paul schrader
isabella rossellini
adam gopnik
20
11
Luigi Guarnieri
don delillo
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sandro veronesi
paolo mieli
mary karr
niccolò ammaniti
david byrne
A.O. Scott
michael cunningham
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gaetano cappelli
donna tartt
20
10
daniel mendelsohn
jeffrey eugenides
nathan englander
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paolo virzì
stephen sondheim
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gary shteyngart
patrick mcgrath
20
09
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ian mcewan
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jonathan safran foer
Valerio Magrelli
edoardo albinati
isabella rossellini
ethan coen
dacia maraini
mario martone
20
08
Andrew Sean Greer
walter siti
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patti smith
rachel kushner
francesco clemente
annie proulx
louise erdrich
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joshua ferris
dante ferretti
federico rampini
teju cole
paul auster
pupi avati
20
07
Margo Jefferson
david remnick
e.l. doctorow
diego de silva
Daniel Libeskind
marlon james
Chiara Valerio
Alessandro Piperno
francesca lo schiavo
lila azam zanganeh
elizabeth strout
jonathan franzen
20
06
angelo panebianco
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pierluigi battista
jeffrey eugenides
ben lerner
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claire messud
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mary karr
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karan mahajan
jamaica kincaid
siri hustvedt
junot díaz
miriam toews
margaret mazzantini
alessandro piperno
michael ondaatje
helen oyeyemi
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