Giovanni Tiso

Giovanni Tiso is an Italian writer and translator based in New Zealand, and the online editor of the literary journal Overland.


Cover for: With religious fervour

With religious fervour

On the ‘New Atheists’

Giovanni Tiso reads the recently published transcript of the famous 2007 conversation between ‘New Atheists’ Daniel Dennett, Christopher Hitchens, Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris and asks why ridiculing your targets with sceptical tools has been so influential.

Cover for: Hold the front page

When ideological assumptions are shaken, fact loses its authority. Silvio Berlusconi was the first to channel this dynamic into a contemporary form of populism. From the archive.

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