Manzini, Gianna

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Manzini, Gianna Gender: F
born on 24 March 1896 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Pistoia, Italy, 43n55, 10e54
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 04°02' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 24°44 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 29°26'

Gianna Manzini


Italian writer whose Ritratto in piedi won her the Premio Campiello in 1971. It is a semi-autobiographical portrait of her father, a noted Italian anarchist.

Gianna Manzini is considered one of the most accomplished writers in Italy, praised by important literary critics and writers, and widely known by Italian readers. Her fiction has been compared closely with that of Virginia Woolf, Thomas Mann and Paul Valery.

She died 31 August 1974.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Bordoni vol 1


  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction