- Category : Writers-Fiction
- Type : GP
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Small (48)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Service 1
Her "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.