My Brilliant Friend

My Brilliant Friend Sources and ClassicNote Author

  • Ferrante, Elena; Goldstein, Ann (translator). My Brilliant Friend. New York, NY: Europa Editions, 2012.
  • Bakopoulos, Natalie. "We are always Us: The Boundaries of Elena Ferrante." Michigan Quarterly Review 55.3 (2016): 396-419.

  • Donadio, Rachel. "Italy's Great, Mysterious Storyteller." December 18, 2014. The New York Review of Books.

  • Bullaro, Grace. "The Era of the Economic Miracle and the Force of Context in Ferrante's My Brilliant Friend." The Works of Elena Ferrante: Reconfiguring the Margins. Eds. Grace Bullaro and Stephanie Love. New York: Springer, 2016. pgs 15-44

  • Stassa Edwards. " What's Really Behind Our Obsession Over Unmasking Elena Ferrante? ." Jezebel. March 14, 2016. December 26, 2016. <>.
  • Sarah Begley. "The Historical Truth Behind Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Novels." Time Magazine. August 31, 2015. December 26, 2016. <>.