The Team

Barbara Barbieri

Senior Agent

Barbara studied Contemporary Italian Literature in Milan and, after living in Spain, she moved to London to become Programme Manager at Book Aid International. She then worked in the Press Office at Rizzoli in Italy and later became foreign rights agent at Italian multimedia agency Atlantyca. She joined Andrew Nurnberg Associates in 2012, selling adult fiction and non-fiction titles across different territories, and is currently working from Milan.

Barbara is the primary agent for several bestselling and awarded Italian fiction authors, and is a founding member of the Festival of Italian Literature in London. She sits on the Andrew Nurnberg Associates Management Committee. She is fluent in Spanish and French and reads Portuguese.

Authors represented by Barbara include:

Donato Carrisi Alessandro D’Avenia Marco Franzoso Davide Longo Elena Varvello



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