Why uncover the identity of author Elena Ferrante?
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Why uncover the identity of author Elena Ferrante?

Investigative journalist Claudio Gatti claims to have revealed the real identity of the person who writes under the pseudonym of author Elena Ferrante. He says the best-selling author is actually Italian translator Anita Raja.

Mr Gatti, from newspaper Il Sole 24 Ore discusses the revelation and the implications of uncovering the author's identity with author Katherine Angel on BBC Radio 4's Today programme.

  • 03 Oct 2016