Giacomo Falconi

Giacomo Falconi – Translator

20 years of experience, deep knowledge of the Italian publishing market, I'll be happy to translate your work into Italian.


I have a degree in translation and I also teach translation at the University of Bologna. I have been involved in all aspects of translation for the past 20 years.

Among others, I translated some works by Patrick Holland, an Australian writer, published by 3 different Italian publishers. I have also translated a classic such as 'The Seed and the Sower' by Sir Laurens Van der Post.

I am a very detail-oriented professional, I know the Italian publishing market and I will be able to give you many suggestions for publicizing your work in Italy.

Contact me and we will evaluate your text together.

Classics Contemporary Fiction Thriller & Suspense
English to Italian
  • Jabuti 2023 award finalist as best Brazilian book published abroad
  • Member of several translator associations: AITI, ASETRAD, APTRAD

Work experience

University of Bologna

Oct, 2019 — Present

Adjunct Professor of Specialized Translation


Apr, 2005 — Present

Long-term collaboration with a select group of Italian and European translation agencies.

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