The young thirtysomething may not fit the folkloric picture one might have of the owner of Shakespeare and Company in Paris. But she has modernised the famous English bookshop's image in recent years, without it losing its soul as a cultural centre and meeting place for young, up-and-coming writers on the left bank of the Seine.
In Italy, four out of ten* new mothers leave their jobs every year. But when Valentina Brogna’s son was born, she was starting out on the first important internship of her future career. The secret, this 'neomamma' says over the telephone, is having her family around her