Viola Di Grado

Di Grado
Italy/United Kingdom

Viola Di Grado was born in Catania, Italy. She now lives and studies in London. Her first book, 70% Acrylic 30% Wool, was the winner of the 2011 Campiello First Novel Award and a finalist for Italy’s most prestigious literary prize, the Strega.

Viola Di Grado’s appearance has been made possible by the Istituto Italiano di Cultura Vancouver.