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Alexander Stille

Alexander Stille is San Paolo Professor of International Journalism at Columbia. His most recent book is a memoir, The Force of Things: A Marriage in War and Peace.
 (October 2019)

Beppe Grillo

Not So Funny

Siamo in Guerra: Per una nuova politica [We Are at War: For a New Politics]

by Gianroberto Casaleggio and Beppe Grillo

Comico e Politico: Beppe Grillo e la crisi della democrazia [The Comic and the Politician: Beppe Grillo and the Crisis of Democracy]

by Oliviero Ponte di Pino

Politica a 5 stelle: Idee, Storia e Strategie del Movimento di Grillo [Five-Star Politics: Ideas, History and Strategies of the Grillo Movement]

by Roberto Biorcio and Paolo Natale

Supernova: Com’è stato ucciso il MoVimento 5 Stelle [Supernova: How the Five Star Movement Was Killed]

by Marco Canestrari and Nicola Biondo

May 10, 2018 issue

Noura, an elderly haratin woman in front of her house in the village of Tejala, Mauritania, 2013

The Last Slaves in Mauritania

Prêcher dans le désert: Islam politique et changement social en Mauritanie [Preaching in the Desert: Political Islam and Social Change in Mauritania]

by Zekeria Ould Ahmed Salem

November 23, 2017 issue

Monsignor Francesco Borgongini-Duca, Cardinal Pietro Gasparri, Francesco Pacelli, Benito Mussolini, and Dino Grandi at the signing of the Lateran Treaty between Italy and the Vatican, February 1929

The Pope Who Tried

The Pope and Mussolini: The Secret History of Pius XI and the Rise of Fascism in Europe

by David I. Kertzer

April 23, 2015 issue

A train in Gravina, Puglia, Italy, 1991

Italy Under a Microscope

The Vatican Diaries: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Power, Personalities and Politics at the Heart of the Catholic Church

by John Thavis

Italian Ways: On and Off the Rails from Milan to Palermo

by Tim Parks

December 5, 2013 issue

Padre Pio of Pietrelcina (center) with friars of the Capuchin order and several carabinieri, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy, 1966

The Strange Victory of Padre Pio

Padre Pio: Miracles and Politics in a Secular Age

by Sergio Luzzatto, translated from the Italian by Frederika Randall

October 25, 2012 issue

Poster for Erik Gandini’s documentary on Italy, Videocracy, 2009

The Corrupt Reign of Emperor Silvio

Papi: Uno Scandalo Politico (Papi: A Political Scandal)

by Peter Gomez, Marco Lillo, and Marco Travaglio

Il Regalo di Berlusconi (The Gift of Berlusconi)

by Peter Gomez and Antonella Mascali

Gradisca, Presidente: Tutta la verità della escort più famosa al mondo (At Your Pleasure, Mr. President: The Whole Truth About the Most Famous Escort in the World)

by Patrizia D'Addario, with Maddalena Tulanti

Guzzanti vs Berlusconi

by Paolo Guzzanti

Videocracy

a film directed by Erik Gandini

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April 8, 2010 issue

Italy Against Itself

La deriva: perché l'Italia rischia il naufragio (Adrift: Why Italy Risks a Shipwreck)

by Gian Antonio Stella and Sergio Rizzo

La paura e la speranza (Fear and Hope)

by Giulio Tremonti

Se li conosci li eviti (If You Know Them, You Avoid Them)

by Peter Gomez and Marco Travaglio

December 4, 2008 issue

Italy: The Family Business

Italy and Its Discontents: Family, Civil Society, State, 1980-2001

by Paul Ginsborg

"The Patrimonial Ambitions of Silvio B"

by Paul Ginsborg

The Dark Heart of Italy: Travels Through Time and Space Across Italy

by Tobias Jones

October 9, 2003 issue

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