Rossana Rossanda

Italian journalist and politician (1924-2020)

Rossana Rossanda (23 April 1924 – 20 September 2020) was an Italian left-wing politician, journalist, and feminist.[1][2] She was born in Pula, then-Kingdom of Italy. She was a member of the Italian Communist Party and Proletarian Unity Party Between 1963 and 1968, she was a member of the Chamber of Deputies. In 1969, she founded the newspaper Il manifesto.

Rossana Rossanda

Rossanda died on 20 September 2020 in Rome at the age of 96.[3]

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  1. Kaplan, Gisela (2012). Contemporary Western European Feminism. Routledge. p. 270.
  2. Berninghausen, David K. (2002). Italian Feminist Theory and Practice: Equality and Sexual Difference. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press. pp. 59–60.
  3. "Addio Rossana Rossanda" [Goodbye Rossana Rossanda]. Il Manifesto (in Italian). 2020.