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Giorgio van Straten

Giorgio van Straten was born in Florence in 1955. He has published several novels, including Generazione (Garzanti, 1987), Ritmi per il nostro ballo (Marsilio, 1992), Il mio nome a memoria (Mondadori, 2000, Premio Viareggio), and Storia d’amore in tempo di guerra (Mondadori, 2014).
His latest book Storie di libri perduti was released by Laterza, and is soon to be translated and published in the UK (Pushkin Press), Germany (Suhrkamp), France (Actes Sud), Spain (Pasado y Presente), Turkey (Alfa), China (Giangdong People), Korea (Mu jintree), Brazil (Unesp) and Portugal (Elsinore).
He is one of the directors of the magazine “Nuovi Argomenti”, and also serves as director of the Italian Institute of Culture in New York.