Festival Internazionale
di Letteratura a Venezia
25 28 May 2022

Lea Ypi

Lea Ypi lives in London and teaches Political Theory at the London School of Economics and Philosophy at the Australian National University. Expert in Marxism and Critical Theory, she has been researcher and professor in several major universities in the world such as La Sapienza University of Rome, Sciences Po Paris, the University of Frankfurt, the Wissenschaftszentrum in Berlin and the Italian Institute for Historical Studies in Naples. Her book “Free: coming of age and the end of history” (2021) was shortlisted for various prizes for non-fiction and was chosen as the book of the year by «The Guardian», the «Financial Times», «The New Yorker» and the «Times Literary Supplement» and was serialized by BBC Radio 4.