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9 edition of Italian-American novel found in the catalog.

Italian-American novel

a document of the interaction of two cultures.

by Rose Basile Green

  • 321 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in Rutherford [N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American fiction -- Italian-American authors -- History and criticism,
  • American literature -- Italian influences,
  • Italian Americans -- Intellectual life,
  • Italian Americans in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 389-409.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.I8 G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination415 p.
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5290993M
    ISBN 100838612873
    LC Control Number72011081

      By: Dina Di Maio, ISDA Contributor When I started a book club to read the works of Italian-American authors, I was flabbergasted. I know that Italian-American authors are an overlooked group by traditional publishing. However, there are a number of books written by them, more than enough to create a list for a monthly book Continued. It was written by an Italian-American literary couple, and as it’s a play, the Italian is conversational and the level is quite approachable for the intermediate learner. The first half of the book is the text of the play in English, the second is the same text in Italian. “Better Reading Italian”.

    These women have authored many books depicting Italian American women in a new light. Helen Barolini's The Dream Book: An Anthology of Writings by Italian American Women () was the first anthology that pulled together the historic range of writing from the late 19th century to the s.   "My Italian Bulldozer" is a stand-alone novel about Paul Stuart, a man in his mid-thirties whose girlfriend has just let him for her personal trainer, Paul is a successful food and wine writer, and to help him get over his heartbreak, he takes a trip to Tuscany where hilarity (and romance) ensues/5().

      Together, the three books may comprise the Great Italian-American novel. But my favorite is this, the finale, concerned with the first generation raised on our side of the Atlantic. As a couple of young adults teeter, agonized, between embracing and rejecting their Molisano past, the sister Rita looms like a an alternative Madonna, educated and.   As the historian Jennifer Guglielmo writes, the newcomers encountered waves of books, magazines and newspapers that “bombarded Americans with images of .


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