michael ondaatje
Candice Carty-Williams
rachel kushner
david mamet
20
21
elizabeth strout
/CA
PRI
paolo sorrentino
a.m. homes
Chiara Valerio
ian buruma
Piera Degli Esposti
michael cunningham
Greta Gerwig
paul auster
Luigi Guarnieri
giovanna calvino
niccolò ammaniti
antonio franchini
20
20
pierluigi battista
elisabetta rasy
miriam toews
/NY
Salman Rushdie
liliana cavani
jhumpa lahiri
Amitav Ghosh
ann patchett
helen oyeyemi
Domenico Starnone
Melania Mazzucco
hanif kureishi
gay talese
Susanna Tamaro
20
19
elif batuman
ayelet waldman
donato carrisi
walter veltroni
marco bellocchio
/RO
MA
jonathan franzen
Abigail Dean
paolo mieli
zadie smith
paola cortellesi
salman rushdie
mary karr
20
18
daniel libeskind
stephen sondheim
karan mahajan
Brian Selznick
michael chabon
Leslie Jamison
francesco piccolo
a.m. homes
edna o'brien
dacia maraini
chuck palahniuk
patti smith
20
17
adam gopnik
larissa macfarquhar
nicola piovani
/BG
TA
david foster wallace
zadie smith
Giuliano Sangiorgi
jamaica kincaid
mario desiati
Annalena Benini
donna tartt
A.O. Scott
mark di suvero
Roberto Ando'
jonathan lethem
20
16
michael cunningham
patrick mcgrath
marina abramovic
Margo Jefferson
/PL
RM
jonathan safran foer
john turturro
annie proulx
philippe claudel
elizabeth strout
jeffrey eugenides
garth risk hallberg
paul schrader
siri hustvedt
hanan al-shaykh
20
15
claire messud
phil jackson
gary shteyngart
angelo panebianco
Noah Baumbach
Howard Jacobson
toni servillo
colson whitehead
benjamin taylor
gay talese
wole soyinka
louise erdrich
20
14
kwame anthony appiah
/CL
UP
ben lerner
jonathan franzen
marilynne robinson
cathleen schine
Colm Tóibín
george saunders
daniel mendelsohn
maurizio de giovanni
Paolo Giordano
roberto saviano
emma cline
20
13
erica jong
stephen sondheim
jeffrey eugenides
roberto andò
daniel mendelsohn
isabella rossellini
martin amis
Marisa Silver
/NA
paul auster
isabella rossellini
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Laurie Anderson
20
12
salman rushdie
siri hustvedt
dave eggers
paul auster
vendela vida
nathan englander
don delillo
edoardo albinati
jonathan galassi
patrick mcgrath
pupi avati
joshua ferris
20
11
brian selznick
francesco clemente
e.l. doctorow
jeffrey eugenides
fran lebowitz
claudio magris
Chiara Gamberale
cristina comencini
leonardo colombati
anna funder
kwame anthony appiah
david sedaris
Daniel Libeskind
sandro veronesi
Antonio Scurati
20
10
junot díaz
patti smith
dante ferretti
paolo virzì
alessandro piperno
marlon james
Nicole Krauss
ian mcewan
diego de silva
Francesco Vezzoli
valerio magrelli
Alessandro Piperno
20
09
don delillo
A.O. Scott
sandro veronesi
adam johnson
sergio castellitto
giuliano ferrara
gaetano cappelli
gay talese
patti lupone
julie taymor
paolo giordano
colum mccann
stefan merrill block
Roberta Lena
20
08
Vittorio Storaro
martin amis
Teresa Ciabatti
valeria luiselli
chimamanda ngozi adichie
adam haslett
nathan englander
ethan coen
erica jong
philip gourevitch
Helena Janeczek
daniel libeskind
20
07
mary karr
Maaza Mengiste
ian buruma
jonathan demme
francesca lo schiavo
gian arturo ferrari
renzo piano
walter siti
lila azam zanganeh
philip gourevitch
colum mc cann
david leavitt
jay mcinerney
Francesco Vezzoli
david remnick
20
06
Gioacchino Lanza Tomasi
Andrew Sean Greer
joyce carol oates
federico rampini
meryl streep
phillip lopate
jhumpa lahiri
alessandro baricco
adam gopnik
Olivier Guez
judith thurman
julie mehretu
Margo Jefferson
ernesto galli della loggia
jonathan safran foer
nicole krauss
margaret mazzantini
mario martone
jay mcinerney
david byrne
Valerio Magrelli
teju cole