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The Italian Election: American Voters and “The Southern Question”
The death of the Italian language in America
Child Slavery in Sicily 1910
“2013 Year of (north) Italian Culture in the United States”... Northern Italian Cultural Hegemony foisted on American Terroni
Cultural Demise: South of Rome and American Terroni – Piedmontista Then and Now (Silvana Patriarca, Nelson Moe, Italian Studies)
Global Warming - “Fall of Man” and Birth of Mediterranean (Primordial Southern Italian) Culture
Science, Irony and Italian History - a “Southern Question” twist!
“Bitter Rice”, “The Earth Trembles” and “The Italian/American State of Mind”(culture)
Does the Italian American Writers Association celebrate ANY writer with an Italian last name e.g. Kristine Gasbarre?
Antiquated Renaissance City-States built walls around their cities, while Southern Italy led Europe into nation-state era
Southern Italy – The Chrysalis of Western Civilization ... Diocletian’s Palace Colonnade
Italian American Dual Citizenship and Voting Rights - "Forget about it"
“Chickens come home to roost” – Italian Studies suffers consequences for aversion to Patria Meridionale.
Joseph F. Privitera: Creative Sicilian Language Teacher...Towards a Southern-Italian American Curriculum
‘A Precious Patch of Dirt’ - Southern Italians in Mississippi and Rochester, NY
From “Godfather to “Mama’s Boys” – The ever degenerating southern-Italian American media image. So who cares?
1989 Venice Palazzo Grassi Art Exhibition: “Italian Art 1900-1945” -“Northern Italian?”... “But, of course – need you ask?”
Terroni Americana - Gramsci Test Case...M. Amari (Scholar, Revolutionary, Statesman) vs. A. Manzoni (novelist)
Fighting the “Better Fight”
‘Forget-about’ Manzoni’s novel for an HBO Series ... Sing “Goat-Songs” of the South – Lampedusa and Domini
Southern Italy Patriarchal Family: The evidence and critique of Gabriella Gribaudi’s counter argument
Exploring American Southern-Italianitá (fa bella figura) – 1950s Street Corner Doo-wop singers.
Frank Lentricchia follows DeLillo back to Little Italy Home – but not Domini to Southern Italy Homeland
Mafia Justice: Puzo and Aeschylus
John Domini’s “A Tomb on the Periphery” – Sooo Not Saviano or SUNY Stony Brook!
The Church (re)Turns Right... San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone...Southern-Italian Americana Implications
“Mount Allegro” revisited in terms of Gribaudi and Dickie’s historiography
The Vatican, American Nuns and southern-Italian Americana
American Terroni – 3,000 year Lost History of “Patria Meridionale”
Sinatra – the dialogue with Joey Skee continues
Before Fresco...Mosaic ("True Painting for Eternity") – Sicilian Majesty: Cefalu, Cappella Palatina, Monreale
Sicilian and Southern Italian languages: Lessons of Norway and Ireland
Southern-Italian American ‘Education Attainment’ – Census Numbers ... “Read ‘em ‘n Weep”...Guidos Galore
Baldessari’s art vs. Italian American reality - Ruberto and Gardarphe: “Postmodern Musings”
Towards an Italian American Curriculum - Lampedusa’s “The Leopard” is a pedagogical gold mine.
Michael Parenti and Camille Paglia: The Ivy League vs. Southern-Italian American Culture
Bob Giraldi’s movie “Dinner Rush”: The future (if any) of Italian American culture
Step Aside Homer! "The Authoress of the Odyssey” is a Sicilian Girl from Trapani
The Mussolini Contradiction - Boston’s North End “Street Corner Society”
Michael Parenti’s “The Assassination of Julius Caesar” – A Review: Part I ‘Gentlemen’s History’ vs. ‘People’s History’
Hannibal and Mussolini - “The South will rise again!”
“Clash of Western and Islamic Civilizations” 2012 A.D. began circa 800 B.C. in Sicily
Thinking about American Italian Identity - R. D. Lang and Gabriella Gribaudi’s Theory of “The Other”
Italian Women in fiction: from “La Scapigliatura” to Lisa Scottoline...“You’ve come a long way baby!”
To Educate Italian American Children…or NOT??
Southern-Italian Americans and the 99% vs. 1% American Class Dichotomy
Italian American Culture: Illusion or Reality?
Prostitutes and Lemon Trees: John Dickie’s ‘New Mafia Historiography’ Fails Without Social Science –The Class Character of Crime
Italian American Culture: Robert Venturi vs. Frankie Valli
Sicilian Founders of Rome (revisited...again) – The Logic of Historiography (wonkish: hate philosophy?...forget-about-it!)
Camille Paglia: A Crown Jewel of Italian Americana Languishes in the Shadow of the Sopranos
Towards an American Terroni “Education Manifesto” – i-Italy’s role (if any)
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