Non si muore tutte le mattine


This is Vinicio Capossela’s first book, published by Feltrinelli in 2004. Many subjects and many places can be found in it: Sarajevo, Istanbul, motels, male friendship, the end of youth, honor, mistakes, loyalty, Goyeneche, Troilo, Tony Castellano, Jeff Buckley, Glenn Gould, Napoleon, weight lifters, rebetiko, tv repairers. Non si muore tutte le mattine is a work about ambition, surrender and grace.

2004 - Frignano Literary Prize, first work