Dacia Maraini

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Dacia Maraini (Italian pronunciation: [ˈdaːtʃa maraˈiːni]; born November 13, 1936) is an Italian writer. Maraini's work focuses on women’s issues, and she has written numerous plays and novels. She has won awards for her work, including the Formentor Prize for L'età del malessere (1963); the Premio Fregene for Isolina (1985); the Premio Campiello and Book of the Year Award for La lunga vita di Marianna Ucrìa (1990); and the Premio Strega for Buio (1999). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dacia Maraini has received more than 116,159 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Dacia Maraini is the 2,502nd most popular writer (down from 2,396th in 2019), the 2,248th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,031st in 2019) and the 155th most popular Italian Writer.

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  • 26

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  • 3.81

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Among writers, Dacia Maraini ranks 2,502 out of 5,794Before her are Asconius Pedianus, Thorbjørn Egner, Peter Mayle, Adrienne Rich, Dominique Lapierre, and Guido Gezelle. After her are Erinna, Francisco Ayala, Giacomo da Lentini, Carlos Drummond de Andrade, Carlos Marighella, and Ludwig Rellstab.

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Among people born in 1936, Dacia Maraini ranks 173Before her are Jan Gehl, Ziaur Rahman, Norma Aleandro, Hazem El Beblawi, Valentín Paniagua, and Eliahu Inbal. After her are David Yonggi Cho, Trần Đức Lương, Frederick Ballantyne, Metin Oktay, Hermeto Pascoal, and Knud Enemark Jensen.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Dacia Maraini ranks 2,248 out of 4,088Before her are Antonio Tajani (1953), Ciriaco De Mita (1928), Domenico Monegario (750), Asconius Pedianus (-9), Leonardo Donato (1536), and Artemio Franchi (1922). After her are Ranuccio Farnese (1530), Scipione Rebiba (1504), Alessandro Salvio (1570), Luigi Cremona (1830), Mauro Bolognini (1922), and Aldo Fabrizi (1905).

Among WRITERS In Italy

Among writers born in Italy, Dacia Maraini ranks 155Before her are Publius Clodius Thrasea Paetus (100), Sophron (-500), Luigi Pulci (1432), Alessandro Baricco (1958), Martino Martini (1614), and Asconius Pedianus (-9). After her are Gasparo Contarini (1483), Paulinus II of Aquileia (740), Giulio Angioni (1939), Carlo Emilio Gadda (1893), Licinius Macer Calvus (-82), and Prince Michael of Greece and Denmark (1939).