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