Francesca Melandri



Francesca Melandri, b. 1964, is an Italian writer. She has written numerous screenplays for films and television series. Her third novel, Alle, außer mir, was an international bestseller. Her latest book in German: Alle, außer mir, 2018.

“Francesca Melandri’s novel ‘Alle, außer mir’ is Italy’s export hit. The writer delves deep into the country’s colonial past and says that she has understood something fundamental – the difference between xenophobia and racism.”
Andrea Gerk, ARD, Deutschlandfunk

Participant of the European Literature Days 2019.