Italian American Literature Professor Alfred Rosa - Papers & essays on a collection of Italian American literary treasures
George Kurtz told us he's Italian
IAWA - Italian American Writers Association "The mission of the Italian American Writers Association is to support Italian American Literature. IAWA serves the community of Italian American writers by promoting open readings, book presentations, and discussions of issues of importance to Italian American writing."
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Baldassaro, Larry (Editor) Ted Williams: Reflections on a Splendid Life Thirty five articles that explore the man who was Ted Williams and The American Game: Baseball and Ethnicity 9 essays on baseball that celebrate the diversity of people who've had a major influence on the game, by Larry Baldassaro and Richard Johnson.
Bonaffini, Luigi Italian Dialect Poetry
Cameron, Julia The Artist's Way A fellow "School Mom" from the International Baccalaureate Program at Abraham Lincoln Elementary (Ecole Franco-AmÚricaine de Chicago) and her daughter's Italian. An invaluable resource for the artist/scribe, "The Artist's Way" encourages you to dig deep within yourself for that spark of divine inspiration and like every good Italian Mama, Julia speaks from her heart, providing a wealth of prodding and encouragement.
Coletta, Maria My Father Came From Italy Maria Coletta and her elder father, a successful Canadian businessman, embark on a journey back to his ancestral village of Supino.
Fusco, James V. The Visits to Summer A charming online story by a multi-talented writer, composer, and conductor.
Fusco, John Paradise Salvage "He immediately makes us at home in the Paradiso family, orchestrates a suspenseful and believable plot, unfurls the ethnic tapestry of the city, and provides memorable characters who are rich in language." Professor Al Rosa
Gardaphe, Fred L. Living With the Dead, a memoir
Gioseffi, Daniela (Editor) PoetsUSA
Macaluso, Dr. Mario My Mother: Memoir of a Sicilian Woman What an inspiring and heartwarming testimony to motherhood. Dr. Macaluso amply rewards all mothers for their dedication to family with this tribute. To Order
Macaluso, Dr. Mario Prickly Pears and Oleanders In Prickly Pears and Oleanders Dr. Macaluso shares his personal spiritual journey; scaling the cultural peaks of Sicily during his youth, landing in the highrise vista of New York City at the age of 18, and arriving here, in a place that is both educational and entertaining.
Mango, John Coppa Monte "Coppa Monte is about one Italian family and the Great Italian immigration to America. Historical period covered in the book is from 1883 to 1945."
Martin, Ricci That's Amore: A Son Remembers Dean Martin That's Amore is a beautiful tribute to great entertainer Dean Martin by his charming & talented son Ricci Martin - a legacy of love and an important piece of Italian American history woven into one well written tome.
Pickering-Iazzi, Robin (editor & co-author of "In Terza Pagina")Unspeakable Women: Selected Short Stories Written by Italian Women During Fascism Translated from Italian, this selection of short stories written by women in Italy examines their lives when confronted with facism during the 1920s and '30s. Includes 3 stories written by Grazia Deledda, 1926 Nobel Prize winner.
Rotella, Mark Stolen Figs: And Other Adventures in Calabria