Writer, Historian & Broadcaster

Gaia Servadio

Gaia Servadio is an Italian novelist, essayist and broadcaster and has lived in London since 1958.

She made her journalistic debut in the then famous literary magazine Il Mondo and then worked for La Stampa, il Corriere della Sera,The Times, The Sunday Times, the Observer and the Telegraph Group. She also worked for radio and television, BBC radio and BBCTV2 and 4, besides Channel 4 and RAI.

She has written on international politics, was a war correspondent, has had exhibitions of her paintings in Rome and Milan, some of which were sent to group exhibitions from Australia to France, she has been an expert on the Sicilian Mafia and she has lectured on a variety of subjects all over the world.