Milena Agus wins the 2008 Casa Italiana Zerilli Marimò/Città di Roma Prize for Italian Fiction

Marina Melchionda (December 16, 2008)
The prize consists of a grant of $3,000 and, more importantly, a large financial contribution for the translation and publication of her book in the United States. i-Italy interviewed the Sardinian writer who won with her novel Mal di Pietre.

 The curtain falls on this year’s Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò / Città di Roma Prize for Italian Fiction. On December 9, Casa Italiana’s director, Stefano Albertini, conferred the award to Milena Agus for her work Mal di Pietre, a novel published in 2006 by Nottetempo.





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