Viola Di Grado

Viola Di Grado was born in Catania, Italy. She now lives and studies in London. She presents her debut novel, 70% Acrylic 30% Wool, winner of the 2011 Campiello First Novel Award and a finalist for The Strega, Italy’s most prestigious literary prize. In an innovative literary style inspired by the syncopated rhythms of modern music, Di Grado has written a most unusual love story – one as unpredictable as the human heart.

Events Viola Di Grado was involved in

  • Breaking Through. Going Global.

    Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 2:00 PM

    International authors discuss the role they played in the translation of their works and the experience of being translated into English for the first time.