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Promoting Italian book publishing throughout the world


Umberto Eco in other languages

One of the best-known Italian writers in the world

ILfest – Italienisches Literaturfestival München

ILfest made its debut in Monaco of Bavaria from the 24th to the 26th of May 2019.

Natalia Ginzburg in other languages

Le opere di Natalia Ginzburg tradotte in oltre venticinque lingue

Antonio Tabucchi in other languages

Antonio Tabucchi is one of Italy’s most known contemporary authors abroad. His books have been translated in over fifty languages.

Giorgio Bassani in other languages

The European dimension of Bassani’s writing

Italian comics abroad

Comics made in Italy and exported around the world.

The Divine Comedy’s Arabic translations

The story of the Divine Comedy’s Arabic translation

England has rediscovered Natalia Ginzburg

Natalia Ginzburg and England: a mutual passion

Editorial Stories: Zsolnay and folio

The publishing houses Paul Zsolnay, headed by the Hanser group, and folio. 

Dante’s Inferno translated and visualized by Tom Phillips

One of the most remarkable Twentieth Century English versions of Inferno is by the English artist Tom Phillips

Translating and re-translating the classics

“Testo a fronte” Celebrates its 30th anniversary with a special edition: Tradurre e ritradurre i classici ...

Pietro Bembo in other languages

The translations of Pietro Bembo’s works

Body to body with the Italian: In altre parole ...

Jhumpa Lahiri: “the most influential writer of fiction in America”

From Madrid: interview with Carlos Gumpert, writer, critic and translator ...

Carlos Gumpert has translated essays, art books, children’s and youth literature and graphic novels, and specializes in contemporary Italian literature.