bell hooks (1952-2021), american writer and activist, was the author of more than 30 books on topics such as feminism, race issues, intersectionality, art and mass media, with which she made a decisive contribution to feminist analysis and its relationship to issues of class and race. She was Professor of English and African-American Studies at Yale University and Woman of the Year for Time.
Maria Nadotti has lived in New York, Berlin and Palestine; today she lives in Milan. Journalist, essayist, publishing consultant and translator, she is the author of, among others, Silence = Death. The USA in the Time of AIDS, Sex & Gender, Listening Tests, Transport and Moving. Narrating John Berger and Necrologues. She has conceived and edited several books and documentaries.