Elena Ferrante

Elena Ferrante was born in Naples. She is the author of The Days of Abandonment, Troubling Love, and The Lost Daughter. Her Neapolitan novels include My Brilliant Friend, The Story of a New Name, Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay, and The Story of The Lost Child.


ARTICLES FEATURING ELENA

Who is the Me?

As "Frantumaglia" is released in the United States, Michael LaPointe looks at the invisible Elena Ferrante....


“Addio” to Naples’s Little Women

Elena Ferrante has written a Greek tragedy with Lila as its heroine, but "The Story of the Lost Child" restores the sisterhood destroyed in the previous novel....


A Rage That Had No End: The Novels of Elena Ferrante


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