Michela Murgia

Michela Murgia © Gianfranco Mura

Michela Murgia © Gianfranco Mura

Michela Murgia was born in Cabras, Sardinia, in 1972 and has worked as a religious studies teacher, a timeshare saleswoman and an administrator in a power plant. Her novel Accabadora firmly established her alongside Marcello Fois and Davide Longo at the forefront of a recent renaissance in Italian fiction.

Elise Williams