11/05/2011

Best Selling novel translated by Ann Gagliardi

Twice Born', the bestselling Italian novel by Margaret Mazzantini, has been translated by UEA Creative Writing alumna Ann Gagliardi and will be published this month by Viking Penguin in the USA and Oneworld in the UK. Originally from the USA, Ann graduated from the UEA Prose Fiction MA in 2005 and now lives with her family in Bologna, where she works at the Johns Hopkins University Bologna Center. Originally from Ireland, Margaret Mazzantini is well-known in Italy as an actress and writer whose earlier novel 'Non ti muovere' ('Don't Move') was adapted as a film of the same name, starring Penélope Cruz.

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