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Interviews

Interview with Emanuela Canali, foreign rights manager at Mondadori Libri

Despite the initial shock, which froze the entire world and not just the publishing sector, everything has kept going in ...

Interview with Manuela Melato (foreign rights manager of Bompiani’s Giunti ...

“newitalianbooks is an excellent showcase for Italian publishers.”

“The shadow craft”. Interview with Renata Colorni

It is a job she began back in 1973, when the publisher Paolo Boringhieri hired her to translate and edit ...

Is there an international dimension to literary representation?

Round trip around authors and agencies in Italy and abroad.


Interview with Diego Marani, new director of the Italian Cultural ...

A writer and translator, after a long career with the European Union and the presidency of CEPELL (Italian body for ...

Italian bookshops in Paris during the pandemic

There are two bookshops in Paris that have been specialising in Italian books for many years.

From Paris : an interview with Fabio Gambaro, director of ...

The first edition of the Italian literature and culture festival Italissimo was held in Paris in 2015, with this year ...

From Milan: An interview with Marco Vigevani

Marco Vigevani is one of Italy’s foremost literary agents.


From Madrid: Laura Pugno interviews literary agent, Ella Sher

Italian literary agent, Ella Sher, founded The Ella Sher Literary Agency in Spain ten years ago.

From Madrid: interview with Rocìo Fernández, international fiction editor at ...

Rocío Fernández works is international fiction editor at Seix Barral. With an undergraduate degree in journalism and a Master’s degree ...


From Barcelona: interview with Silvia Sesé, editorial director of Anagrama

Silvia Sesé, born in Tremp, Lérida, in 1965, has been the editorial director of Anagrama since 2017

Interview with Diego Marani Writer, Translator and the New ...

Diego Marani was born in Ferrara and trained as an interpreter at the University of Trieste before working first for ...

From Madrid: Interview with Valeria Ciompi Writer, Translator and Editorial ...

Valeria Ciompi was born in Caserta, Italy, but moved to Madrid at the age of ten, where she still lives. ...

Interview with Simona Cives, head of the Casa delle Traduzioni ...

Simona Cives runs the translation centre of Rome’s public library system, the Casa delle Traduzioni, as well as being in ...


From Madrid: interview with Pilar Adón, writer, translator and publisher ...

Pilar Adón was born in Madrid in 1971. She is the author of three collections of short stories (La vida ...

Interview with Nicola Lagioia, director of the Turin International Book ...

Nicola Lagioia (born 1973) has been running the Turin International Book Fair since 2018. A novelist, editor and radio show ...

Special Incentives for the Dissemination of Italian Books Abroad ...

“Every year the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation purchases books for the libraries of Italian schools and institutes ...

A German series discovers Italy: an interview with Mario Desiati

Mario Desiati is a novelist, poet and essay writer. He collaborates with Wieser Verlag publishing house and, along with Judith ...