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Title Teaching Italian American literature, film, and popular culture / edited by Edvige Giunta and Kathleen Zamboni McCormick.

Imprint New York : Modern Language Association of America, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  810.9851071 T22 2010    ---  Available
Description xii, 360 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Options for teaching, 1079-2562 ; 28
Options for teaching ; 28.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-349) and index.
Contents The history of Italians in the United States / Donna R. Gabaccia -- The history of Italian American literary studies / Robert Viscusi -- The history of Italian American film and television studies / Anthony Julian Tamburri -- Italian American studies in Italy / Mark Pietralunga -- Creating a program in Italian American studies / Fred Gardaphe -- Rich harvest : an overview of Italian American fiction / Mary Jo Bona -- Innovation, interdisciplinarity, and cultural exchange in Italian American poetry / Peter Covino -- "Stripping down" gender roles in Italian American fiction by women / Rose De Angelis -- Religion in Don DeLillo's White noise and Underworld / John Paul Russo -- Avant-garde Italian American fiction : experimental experimentalism -- Remembering, misremembering, and forgetting the motherland / Caterina Romeo -- Past and present : teaching the family memoir / David Del Principe -- Oceans away : rethinking Italian American autobiography in the Antipodes / Bernadette Luciano -- When the story is silence : Italian American student writers and the challenges of teaching-and writing-memoir / Louise DeSalvo --
Spoken memories : oral history, oral culture, and Italian American studies / Luisa Del Giudice -- From the classroom to the community and back again : oral histories and the Italian American experience course / Marisa Trubiano -- Italian American immigrant theater / Ermelise Aleandri -- A lived history under scrutiny : Italian American performance art / Joseph Sciorra -- Uncovering and performing Italian American stories / Stefania Taviano -- A contested place : Italian Americans in cinema and television / Anthony Julian Tamburri -- Palookas, Romeos, and wise guys : Italian Americans in Hollywood / Peter Bondanella -- Language and dubbing in the filmic representation of Italian Americans / Giulia Centineo -- Cultural stereotyping in Happy days and The Sopranos / Courtney Judith Ruffner -- Situating Italian immigrant women's radical writing in American history / Jennifer Guglielmo -- Recrossing ocean parkway : teaching Italian American literacy narratives and racial formation in first-year composition courses / Kimberly A. Costino -- Teaching Italian American literature through popular culture and intersectionality in an ethnic studies class / Roseanne Giannini Quinn --
"How is Sicily like Jamaica?" : gendered multiethnic identities and cross-cultural encounters / Clarissa Clo -- Class and ethnicity : an interdisciplinary approach to teaching Christ in concrete / Teresa Fiore -- The immigrant question in the Italian American experience course / Elvira G. DiFabio and Carol Bonomo Albright -- Imagining the Italian : nineteenth-century American literature, Italian immigrant writing, and the power of literary representation / Peter Kvidera -- Travel literature : negotiating the gaze between Italy and America / Ilaria Serra -- A review of anthologies for teaching Italian American studies / RoseAnna Mueller and Dora Labate
Subject American literature -- Italian American authors -- Study and teaching.
Italian Americans in literature -- Study and teaching.
Italian Americans in motion pictures -- Study and teaching.
Italian Americans -- Intellectual life -- Study and teaching.
Added Author Giunta, Edvige.
McCormick, Kathleen.
ISBN 9781603290678 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1603290672 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781603290661 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1603290664 (hbk. : alk. paper)

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