Giulia was born and raised near Florence, Italy. She graduated in 2012 from the University of Pisa with a degree in English and Russian. She then moved to Edinburgh where she is about to complete a Master’s degree in Publishing at Edinburgh Napier University. While studying in Edinburgh, she worked as intern with several academic journals and with the Scottish Centre for the Book. Since March 2013 she has been Student Liaisin Officer with the Society of Young Publishers Scotland. Parallel to her internship with Literature Across Frontiers, she is undertaking a dissertation on translation publishing in the UK.