Two Women has ratings and 66 reviews. Gabriele said: Questa recensione contiene spoilerLa ciociara è la storia di due violenze, la prima sulla. La ciociara has ratings and 66 reviews. Gabriele said: Questa recensione contiene spoilerLa ciociara è la storia di due violenze, la prima sull. Results 1 – 30 of La Ciociara (I Grandi Tascabili) by Alberto Moravia and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

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Any text you add should be original, not copied from other sources. However, the characterisation is original and shows starkly the differ Alberto Moravia was, in my opinion, one of the greatest writers of the 20th century.

This page was last edited on 6 Julyat Every time the story risks to become too slow or, at times, gloom, Moravia introduces an unexpected turn of events or, more often, unexpected feelings and thoughts that are provoked by the events.

Ana rated it really liked it Nov 01, Ho seguito le vicende delle due protagoniste con il fiato sospeso pur sapendo benissimo come si sarebbe conclusa la storia. Ashley rated it really liked it Dec 05, The Two Women embark on a train ride, to seek safety in the countryside that would offer protection. Ciociarz sua voce vibra, ingenuamente, come fosse l’ombra della coscienza comune, quella che dovrebbe risvegliarsi e reagire davanti al pericolo, allo sprezzo della vita, alla perdita della compassione.


Non ho apprezzato nessuna di tali scelte, anche se il lessico semplice fa svanire in parte l’imponenza del’ autore e della lunghezza del libro. Niraj rated it really liked it Apr 19, Moravia ciiciara an atheist, his writing was marked by its factual, cold, precise style, often depicting the malaise of the bourgeoisie, underpinned by high social and cultural awareness.

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. When both are raped, the daughter suffers a nervous breakdown.

At the start, after a terrible bombing taking place over Rome, Cesira decides to take her daughter, who has a weak heart away. Alberto Moravia, Italian journalist, short-story writer, and novelist known for ciociar fictional portrayals of social alienation and loveless sexuality. The action takes place during the World Clociara II, under the bombardments and within the terror of conflict.

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La ciociara

Views Read Edit View history. Lists with This Book. Alberto Moravia, born Alberto Pincherle, was one of the leading Italian novelists of the twentieth century whose novels explore matters of modern sexuality, social alienation, and existentialism.

Lesley rated it really liked it Jul 30, You may find it helpful to search within the site to see how similar or related subjects are covered. I liked the ending, when all seemed so destroyed, so real and tragic.

I liked the topic, the plot. Adam rated it really liked it Oct 17, This act of violence so embitters Rosetta that she falls numbly into a life of prostitution.


Michele falls in moravla with Cesira, who in turn jokes with her teenage daughter that she would allow Rosetta to marry the young man, if only the thirteen year old would be just a little older. A revised edition has since been published by Steerforth Italia, and I can recommend their editions as far superior – though a little more expensive, they truly do justice to Moravia’s genius. Two Women original title in Italian: O could say I rated the book for its topic and its ending that I quite believe to be marvelous, in a way or another; not sweet, of course, but sad, tragic and real.

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When the German army prepares to enter Rome, Cesira packs a few provisions, sews her life savings into the seams of her dress, and flees south with Rosetta to her native province of Ciociariaa poor, mountainous region famous for providing the domestic servants of Rome. Pensieri suoi, imbevuti di quell’essenza che la madre stessa non riesce quasi a spiegarsi se non attraverso l’inesperienza della vita vera, come fosse un miracolo cui anche noi dovremmo credere per pura fede.

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