Giusi Drago was born in Trento and at present lives in Milan. In 1995 she won the Eugenio Montale International Prize with a section of poems subsequently published by Scheiwiller. For five years she has been working as editor for the magazine «Dialogica. Semestrale di ricerca e culture letterarie». In 2011 she was awarded with the Italo-German Literary Translation Prize. She published La pazienza della mano (Rovereto: Nicolodi, 2005), the plaquette Delta Dunării (Milano: Il ragazzo innocuo, 2011) and Tempo negoziato (Roma: La Camera Verde, 2014).