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