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Bitter Bites from Sugar Hills
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Bitter Bites from Sugar Hills

Bordighera Press

Poetry. Music. Italian American Studies. "forgetfulness / is food for gods / and words are too / so I sit on the sill / of this white window / and plan a house / with means I get / bricks I collect / and stare outside / anticipating works"—from "Fat...

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Not for Nothing: Glimpses into a Jersey Girlhood
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Not for Nothing: Glimpses into a Jersey Girlhood

Bordighera Press

Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. Essays. Italian Studies. "NOT FOR NOTHING transported me. Curto's gritty specificity with coming-of-age memories is humourous, gripping, and thought-provoking. NOT FOR NOTHING takes on the beauty, pain, tenderness, cruel...

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My Tarantella

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My Tarantella

Bordighera Press

Poetry. Women's Studies. Italian American Studies. "I love this book with its strength and riskiness, its weaving of the Kitty Genovese story with the narrator's own story and life. The details Martelli provides seem so real, so rooted, so perfect f...

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At Home in the New World
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At Home in the New World

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Literary Nonfiction. Essays. Italian Studies. "I love this collection of essays by Maria Terrone, an exceptionally talented woman of Italian American ancestry who grew up in Jackson Heights, Queens, with maternal roots firmly established, as she sho...

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Missing Madonnas
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Missing Madonnas

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Poetry. Art. Religion and Spirituality. Italian Studies. MISSING MADONNAS begins with the lunar arrival of its author, Gil Fagiani, who throughout this collection explores mythical Madonnas, nonnas, and urban addiction and redemption for a portrait ...

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Resistenza Rap: Music, Struggle, and (Perhaps) Poetry/How Hip-Hop Changed My Life
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Resistenza Rap: Music, Struggle, and (Perhaps) Poetry/How Hip-Hop Changed My Life

Bordighera Press

Literary Nonfiction. Music. Italian Studies. The odyssey recounted within these pages traverses time and space in order to bear witness to an individual's developing artistry and commitment to political activism. In doing so, Kento chronicles the on...

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Re-mapping Italian America: Places, Cultures, Identities
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Re-mapping Italian America: Places, Cultures, Identities

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Literary Nonfiction. Italian Studies. Art. Essays. Edited by Sabrina Vellucci and Carla Francellini. In the last three decades, Italian/American culture has at last experienced a veritable renaissance and has begun to be studied from diasporic, tran...

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Samuel Taylor's Hollywood Adventure
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Samuel Taylor's Hollywood Adventure

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Fiction. Art. Film. "I can think of no other writer who can better express the ineffable sense of being born into the working poor before moving through different genres of living—hired factory hand, engineer, professor, poet, then back to hired aca...

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Meditations in the Feminine
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Meditations in the Feminine

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Poetry. Women's Studies. Art. Translated from the Italian by Leanne Hoppe. "Poems that fall into the canon somewhere between personal and pastoral, that draw the reader to challenge her ideas about what creates a voice, how nature connects to our se...

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What My Father Taught Me
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What My Father Taught Me

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Poetry. Women's Studies. In WHAT MY FATHER TAUGHT ME, Maria Giura writes richly and candidly about growing up Italian-American Catholic from her earliest days as the daughter of immigrant parents and a workaholic father to her coming of age and onwa...

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Packs Small Plays Big
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Packs Small Plays Big

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Poetry. Art. "In PACKS SMALL PLAYS BIG, Phyllis Capello gives us exquisite, finely-crafted lyrical poems, polished and many-faceted as the finest jewels. These poems contain a woman's voice crying out from tenement windows and city streets. They bot...

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The Sonnetarium
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The Sonnetarium

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Poetry. A collection of sonnets by Lewis Turco.THE FOREWORD BLUESWesli Court said I should write a book,A bunch of blues—enough to fill a book,And he’d design the cover. I said, "Look,If you’ll write half of them, then I will chooseA ball-point pen,...

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A Century of Sinatra: Gay Talese and Pete Hamill in Conversation
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A Century of Sinatra: Gay Talese and Pete Hamill in Conversation

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Literary Nonfiction. Music. Film. Gay Talese and Pete Hamill discuss the life and legacy of Frank Sinatra. "Like his hero, Jay Gatsby, Sinatra 'believed in the green light, the orgiastic future that year by year recedes before us.' It was that longi...

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CON AMORE: A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW'S STORY OF GROWING UP ITALIAN-AMERICAN IN BUSHWICK
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CON AMORE: A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW'S STORY OF GROWING UP ITALIAN-AMERICAN IN BUSHWICK

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Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. Yearning for acceptance from her Italian-speaking mother-in-law, Bea Tusiani's stories offer a glimpse into the struggle of generations. From Bushwick, Brooklyn in the 1950's to her mother-in-law's kitchen in the Bronx, ...

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