Viola Ardone

Viola Ardone BIOGRAPHY Viola Ardone was born in Naples in 1974. She has worked in educational publishing and is currently a teacher of Italian and Latin at high school. She has published two novels with Salani: La ricetta del cuore in subbuglio (2012) and Una rivoluzione sentimentale (2016). She has also written a story in verse, Cyrano dal naso strano (Albe…

Marco De Franchi

Marco De Franchi BIOGRAPHY MARCO DE FRANCHI acknowledges that he has a noir side that has always been in him since the beginning. Ever since he was a child, he wanted to be a writer as much as he wanted to become a detective. He has, in fact, a past as Chief of Police, a…

Pietro Del Soldà

Pietro Del Soldà BIOGRAPHY PIETRO DEL SOLDÀ was born in Venice in 1973. He is the author and presenter of the Rai Radio3 shows “Tutta la città ne parla” and “Zarathustra”. He has published essays on ancient thought and, in 2007, “Il demone della politica. Rereading Plato: dialogue, happiness, justice”. He writes for the “Domenica”…

Davide Enia

Davide Enia BIOGRAPHY DAVIDE ENIA is a playwright, actor, theatre director and novelist. His shows are “Italia-Brasile 3 a 2” (2002), “Scanna” (2003), “maggio ’43” (2004), “I capitoli dell’infanzia” (2007), “L’abisso” (2018). Davide Enia has been awarded the Tondelli Prize at the Riccione Prize (2003), Special Ubu Prize (2003), Hystrio Prize (2005), E.T.I. Prize (2005),…

Cristina Frascà

Cristina Frascà BIOGRAPHY Cristina Frascà was born in Turin in 1976, where she actually lives and works. She graduated in modern literature, she is a teacher and she is still learning a lot from her students. Cristina is a passionate reader, she loves to travel, to observe people and to spend time with her family…

Santi Laganà

Santi Laganà BIOGRAPHY Santi Laganà was born in 1954 in Reggio Calabria and he graduated in Law at University of Siena in 1978. His working life went on a different direction than he wished, but despite all, he had a long and satisfying career with one of the biggest Italian Banks. Nowadays he lives in…

Paolo Lanzotti

Paolo Lanzotti BIOGRAPHY PAOLO LANZOTTI was born in Venice and graduated in Philosophy from the University of Padua. An omnivorous reader with a preference for historical and scientific themes, he is also a lover of classical music and prose theatre. A refined narrator, he was awarded with the Giallo Mondadori – Alberto Tedeschi Prize, previously…

Cinzia Leone

Cinzia Leone BIOGRAPHY Cinzia Leone is a journalist, writer of novels and graphic novels. She collaborates with “Corriere della Sera”, “L’Espresso” and “Il Foglio”. She has published two novels with Bompiani, Liberabile and Cellophane, and five graphic novels with Rizzoli. She lives, writes and illustrates in Rome. PUBLICATIONS Ti rubo la vita Title: Ti rubo la vita Publisher: Mondadori…

Ilaria Macchia

Ilaria Macchia BIOGRAPHY Ilaria Macchia was born and raised in San Donato, a small town in the province of Lecce. A film studies graduate, she lives in Rome, where she studied screenwriting at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia. Some of her shorts have been selected for important film festivals, including those of Cannes, Turin and Rotterdam.…

Daniela Raimondi

Daniela Raimondi BIOGRAPHY Daniela Raimondi was born in the Italian province of Mantua and has lived most of her life in London, where she obtained a Masterʼs degree in Hispanic and Latin American Literature. She now splits her time between England and the island of Sardinia. She is the author of ten books of poetry…