After fourteen years, I’m shutting down my website italianrap.com.
Festivals are often overlooked as simple events to get your funnel cake fix. But they're often much more than that, especially when culture is concerned.
Most Italian-Italians, the ones from Italy, that is, always seem to be curious as to how we Italian-Americans are perceived by others in America. With all the news they’ve...
If you believe that the “Jersey Shore” show of MTV is really gangsters without guns, then you should do something about it. But since when have we become afraid of our youth?...
New York-based website helps Italian language and culture lovers join and create real-life communities wherever they live.
Italian Americans are generally not highly educated, and they are especially lacking in education about their history and culture. Can there be Culture without Education?
Alan Lomax’s stunning photographs from Italy (1954-1955) are published.
What happens when a PBS station targets Italian Americans as donors?
Italian Americans gather at a gay bar in Manhattan in celebration of the Black Madonna.
A “teachable moment” about mafia realities and representations.
Iettature, malie, & la lingua a strascinuni in the 21st century.
What the Brooklyn giglio feast and an obscure musician might tell us about Italian-American culture.