Patrizia Guarnieri

Intellectuals Displaced from Fascist Italy.

Migrants, Exiles and Refugees Fleeing for Political and Racial Reasons

©2019-Author(s) Published by Firenze University Press
e-ISBN: 978-88-6453-872-3 | DOI: 10.36253/978-88-6453-872-3

Intellectuals Displaced from Fascist Italy

Avigail Vigodsky De Philippis (1912-1958)

Rishon Le Zion (Palestine) 1 June 1912 - Florence 10 June 1958

Lives on the move

Support network

  • Relatives of husband Alessandro de Philippis: helped the couple hide after 8 September 1943.

Movements

1919Palestine

Birth and Education

  • Primary school, Rishon Le Zion; Hebrew Teachers Training College for Women, Tel Aviv.
  • Student
1931Florence

University Studies

  • Università di Firenze
  • Student,Fixed-term employment
  • Unpaid university lecturer,Junior lecturer
1939Belgrade

Failure to Re-enter Palestine Due to the Outbreak of War

  • Unemployed
1939Florence

War and Post-War

  • Hid with her husband in Umbria in 1943-44
  • Not employed,Unemployed
1958Florence

Death