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