Festival Internazionale
di Letteratura a Venezia
3 6 Aprile 2019

Italian bibliography

La chiave nel latte, Gabriele Capelli Editore, 2018.

Alexandre Hmine SWITZERLAND

Saturday, 6 April — 11.15 am — Fondazione Querini Stampalia


Alexander Hmine was born in Lugano in 1976. He graduated at the University of Pavia. He was editor for the RSI, the Swiss broadcasting company for Italian-speaking Switzerland. He collaborated with the weekly magazine Azione and he has been teaching Italian in high schools since 2004. His novel La chiave nel latte (2018) won the Studer/Ganz Prize in 2017 for best debut novel and the 2019 Swiss Literature Prize. 

The event is part of the Rassegna Suisse Pride - Venezia.

There are no more seats available. However, there are still 40 seats available to watch the livestream of the event at Fondazione Querini Stampalia, in the room adjacent to the one where the conversation will take place. In order to book these seats write an email to  prenota@incrocidicivilta.org.

Alexandre Hmine and Michelle Steinbeck will converse with


Yari Bernasconi — Journalist


The conversation will be in Italian; free admission, booking required.

This event is sponsored by Consolato Generale di Svizzera a Milano – Consolato di Svizzera a Venezia, Fondazione Querini Stampalia and Fondazione svizzera per la Cultura Pro Helvetia