Elio Vittorini

Siracusa 1908–Milan 1966. Writer, translator and editor (Bompiani and Mondadori series and consultant to Einaudi). Editor-in-chief of l’Unità in Milan in 1945 and of Il Politecnico magazine. Helped introduce many contemporary American writers to Italy. Major books include Il Garofano rosso and Conversazione in Sicilia.

Adolfo Wildt
Luchino Visconti di Modrone