Sibilla Aleramo





Sibilla Aleramo


Born
in Alessandria, Piedmont, Italy
August 14, 1876

Died
January 13, 1960

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Sibilla Aleramo (14 August 1876 - 13 January 1960) was an Italian author and feminist best known for her autobiographical depictions of life as a woman in late 19th century Italy.

Her first book described her decision to leave her husband and son and move to Rome, which she did in 1901. She became active in political and artistic circles. During this time she writes extensively on feminism and homosexual understanding.

Average rating: 3.79 · 822 ratings · 55 reviews · 17 distinct works · Similar authors
A Woman

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3.81 avg rating — 742 ratings — published 1906 — 23 editions
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Un viaggio chiamato amore: ...

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3.77 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Amo dunque sono

3.07 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1927
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Il passaggio

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3.29 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1919 — 3 editions
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Diario di una donna - Inedi...

4.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1978
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Tutte le poesie

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Orsa Minore, Note di taccui...

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4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1938
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Andando e stando

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liked it 3.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1921
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Trasfigurazione: Novella

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1922
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Una Donna

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More books by Sibilla Aleramo…
“Io avevo bisogno di ammirare innanzi di amare.”
Sibilla Aleramo, A Woman

“I miei gridi erano ben atroci, poiché le riviste che prima mi sollecitavano, ora mi respingono; ma la giustizia non può venire soffocata perché arde. Io non domando fama, io domando ascolto.”
Sibilla Aleramo, A Woman

“Il mio allontanamento dai volumi di scienza era una colpa assai meno grave di quella che consisteva nell'aver trascurato di gettar gli occhi sul grande libro della vita.”
Sibilla Aleramo, A Woman

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