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