|Born|| (1973-04-18) April 18, 1973 (age 47)|
Nicola Lagioia (born 1973) is an Italian writer.
Born in Bari, Lagioia debuted as a novelist in 2001 with Tre sistemi per sbarazzarsi di Tolstoj (senza risparmiare se stessi). With his novel Riportando tutto a casa he won several awards, including the 2010 Viareggio Prize. In 2013 and in 2014 he was among the film selectors of the Venice International Film Festival. In 2015 he won the Strega Prize with the novel La ferocia (a.k.a. "The ferocity").
- "Nicola Lagioia ha vinto il premio Strega". Internazionale. 3 July 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
- "Festival di Venezia, soppresso l'Osella". Cinematografo. 4 February 2013. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
- Edoardo Sassi (2 July 2015). "Il Premio Strega a Nicola Lagioia Battuti Covacich e la Ferrante". Corriere della Sera. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
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