Aldo Busi

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Aldo Busi
Aldo Busi - Merini.jpg
Aldo Busi with Alda Merini
Born (1948-02-25) February 25, 1948 (age 69)
Montichiari (Brescia)
Occupation Novelist, translator
Language Italian
Nationality Italian
Citizenship Italian
Alma mater University of Verona
Period 1984-present
Literary movement Postmodernism
Notable works Seminary on Youth
Sodomies in Elevenpoint

Aldo Busi (born 25 February 1948) is an Italian writer and translator mostly active in the last twenty years.

He was born in Montichiari, near Brescia in Lombardy. He is the author of Seminar on Youth and Vita standard di un venditore provvisorio di collant (published in English under the title The Standard Life of a Temporary Pantyhose Salesman). His other works include La Delfina Bizantina and Sodomie in Corpo 11 (translated by Stuart Hood as "Sodomies in Elevenpoint").[1] His publisher in the Anglophone world is Faber and Faber.


  1. ^ Healey, Robin (1998). Twentieth-century Italian literature in English translation. University of Toronto Press. p. 392. ISBN 978-0-8020-0800-8. 

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