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The Italian American Reader

by Bill Tonelli

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Published by Harper Paperbacks .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7274384M
ISBN 100060006676
ISBN 109780060006679
OCLC/WorldCa57565738

Books shelved as italian-american-history: Dances with Luigi: A Grandson's Search for His Italian Roots by Paul Paolicelli, Wop! by Salvatore J. Lagumina. Book Series There are 72 volumes and Italian American history, literature, cinema, and cultural studies to a large audience of specialists, general readers, and students. Featuring works on modern Italy (Renaissance to the present) and Italian American culture and society by established scholars as well as new voices, it has been a.

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This anthology is a genuine landmark -- the first general-reader hardcover collection of writing by Italian American authors.

It is part manifesto, part Sunday dinner -- a gathering of voices old and new, some speaking in the accents of another age, some completely /5(9).

This anthology -- the first general-reader collection of writing by Italian American authors -- is part manifesto, part Sunday dinner. A gathering of voices old and new, some speak in the accents of another age, some completely contemporary and assured, and all together for the first time.5/5(1).

This anthology -- the first general-reader collection of writing by Italian American authors -- is part manifesto, part Sunday dinner. A gathering of voices old and The Italian American Reader book, some speak in the accents of another age, some completely contemporary and assured, and all together for the first time.

The Italian American Reader: A Collection of Outstanding Fiction, Memoirs, Journalism, Essays, and Poetry.

The Italian American Reader has been seven decades in the making. It could simply and accurately be described as a dazzlingly smart and lively collection of superb works by some of America's most gifted writers/5.

This anthology &#; the first general-reader collection of writing by Italian American authors &#; is part manifesto, part Sunday dinner. A gathering of voices old and new, some speak in the accents of another age, some completely contemporary and assured, and all together for the first Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

Readers will come away from this book with a broader understanding of and greater appreciation for Italian Americans' contributions to the United States.

Features. Hundreds of annotated entries give brief histories of the people, places, and events associated with Italian American history. The Italian Americans: A History explains and covers the Italian immigration to America, and explains how Italian American history, and culture and traditions helped shape America into what is it today and vice versa what life was like for Italians in Italy around the time of immigration to the United States and what Italians had to face once they arrived in United States/5(54).

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Ten short stories in Italian, some fictional, some autobiographical The book also includes an award winning essay on the Italians in America (Gold medal, Premio Emigrazione).Dieci racconti, alcuni di fantasia, alcuni biografici Il libro include un saggio su gli Itali Read more.

An eclectic, even eccentric collection—poems, fiction, and essays—by Americans of Italian heritage. Tonelli (The Amazing Story of the Tonelli Family in America, ) is a wise guy—not in The Sopranos sense but in the old-fashioned smartass way that must have annoyed his schoolteachers.“If Philip Roth had been one of ours,” he quips, “his grandmother would have chopped him up and.

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This gorgeous companion book to the PBS series illuminates an important, overlooked part of American history. In this richly researched, beautifully designed and illustrated volume, Maria Laurino strips away stereotypes and nostalgia to tell the complicated, centuries-long story of the true Italian-American : Norton, W.

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Lists of Americans. By ethnicity or nationality. African-American Jews. Antiguan and Barbudan. Dominican Americans (Dominica).