Helen Barolini recently received word that her 1979 novel "Umbertina" is the recipient of the Premio Acerbi 2008,
Vecoli and the American Italian Historical Association have enabled the activities and careers of just about everyone in the field of Italian American studies.
From May 8 to May 10 I was in Seventh Heaven. My dream of bringing together all the writers who have focused their work on Italians in Chicago came true.
"Reconstructing Italians in Chicago: 25 Authors in Search of Roots and Branches" Conference May 8-10 will be dedicated to Rudolph Vecoli. It will highlight his pioneering work in...
Career Profile of Fred Gardaphe