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Deledda

(Italian deˈlɛdda)
n
(Biography) Grazia (ˈɡrattsja). 1875–1936, Italian novelist, noted for works, such as La Madre (1920), on peasant life in Sardinia: Nobel prize for literature 1926

De•led•da

(dɛˈlɛd dɑ)
n.
Grazia, 1875–1936, Italian novelist: Nobel prize 1926.
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com)-- The village of Galtelli, Sardinia, is launching an international prose contest dedicated to the great Sardinian writer Grazia Deledda, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1926, who set her masterpiece Canne al Vento, or Reeds in the Wind, right in Galtelli.
GALTELLI, Italy, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The village of Galtelli, Sardinia, is launching an international prose contest dedicated to the great Sardinian writer Grazia Deledda, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1926, who set her masterpiece Canne al Vento, or Reeds in the Wind, right in Galtelli.
Literature Name Year Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlof 1909 Grazia Deledda 1926 Sigrid Undset 1928 Pearl Buck 1938 Gabriela Mistral 1945 Nelly Sachs 1966 Nadine Gordimer 1991 Toni Morrison 1993 Wislawa Szymborska 1996 Elfriede Jelinek 2004 Dorris Lessing 2007 Herta Muller 2009 Alice Munro 2013 Science Name Year Sub-field Marie Sklodowska Curie-- 1903 Physics Marie Sklodowska Curie-- 1911 Chemistry Irene Joliot-Curie 1935 Chemistry Gerty Theresa Radnitz Cori 1947 Physiology or Medicine Maria Goeppert Mayer 1963 Physics Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin 1964 Chemistry Rosalyn Sussman Yalow 1977 Physiology or Medicine Barbara McClintock 1983 Physiology or Medicine Rita Levi-Montalcini 1986 Physiology or Medicine Gertrude B.
Includes Anna Banti, Grazia Deledda, Paola Drigo, Natalia Ginzburg, Geda Jacolutti, Gina Lagorio, Rosetta Loy, Dacia Maraini, Milena Milani, Marina Mizzau, Giuliana Morandini, Elsa Morante, Maria Occhipinti, Anna Maria Ortese, Fabrizia Ramondino, Francesca Sanvitale, and Monica Sarsini.
The journal also solicited on occasion the opinions of established female writers and critics who were not Futurists, but clearly commanded the attention of female readers in Italy, including Ada Negri, Grazia Deledda and Margherita Sarfatti.
Ac eto, syndod oedd clywed i Grazia Deledda o Nuoro ennill y Wobr Nobel am lenyddiaeth yn 1926 - a hithau'n dod o Sardinia.
Deledda was a Sardinian writer concerned with the relation between local morality and class issues.
24) See, for example, Grazia Deledda An Mhathair (La Madre) Maire Nic Mhaolain a d'aistrigh go Gaeilge.
His fifth novel, Her Husband, written in 1908 and published in 1911, is both a behind-the-scenes satirical scrutiny of Continental theater and a quasi-roman a clef based on the Sardinian writer Grazia Deledda and her husband Palmiro Madesani.
WHEN GRAZIA DELEDDA (1875-1936) won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1926, she became only the second woman to receive this high honor.
Al contempo la scrittrice padovana, con le sue raccolte di racconti (La fortuna, 1913; Codino, 1918; La signorina Anna, 1932), viene collocata sull'autonoma linea di sviluppo e ricerca artistica rappresentata da grandi scrittrici a lei piu o meno contemporanee, le quali solo apparentemente sembrano indugiare su forme antiquate rispetto alla sperimentalita del "canone maschile," ma che in realta esplorano consapevolmente altri modi di scrittura, altri percorsi indirizzati verso il riconoscimento di una propria personale tradizione, un proprio autonomo linguaggio, come fecero Grazia Deledda, Matilde Serao, Ada Negri, Carola Prosperi, Maria Messina.
The grand prize, an all expenses paid trip to Art Basel, the world's leading modern art exhibit in Switzerland, went to Noah Deledda from Tampa, FL for his "One Can Wonder.