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