Category: Archived Journals

Volume XXXV No. 2 Summer 2017

Volume XXXV No. 2 Summer 2017

Table of Contents Letter from the Editor  107 Notes on Contributors  111 Articles “That’s Your Uncle? He’s White!” “Yeah, A Long Time”: Negotiating Whiteness in the Rocky/Creed Series Stephen Hock  117 White Ethnic Racial Backlash and Black Millennial Counter-narrative: Intersections of Race and Masculinity in Sylvester Stallone’s Rocky Series and Ryan Kyle Coogler’s Creed Jessica …

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Volume XXXVI No. 1 Winter 2018

Volume XXXVI No. 1 Winter 2018

Table of Contents Letter from the Editor  1 Notes on Contributors  3 Articles A Calabrian in Minnesota: The Tales of James Mancina Matthew Reza  9 Dual US-Italian Citizenship: New World Italians Come Full Circle Susan Perri  29 Interviews Stephen Sartarelli Carla Simonini  45 Poetry Ned Balbo Essay, “The Song I Sing and the Book I …

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Volume XXXVI No. 2 Summer 2018

Volume XXXVI No. 2 Summer 2018

Table of Contents Letter from the Editor v Notes on Contributors ix Articles The Delivery of Mussolini’s Rings in Rhode Island: A Collaboration between Catholic Priests and Italian Fascist Officials Valeria Federici 121 Membranza Sì Cara e Fatal: Verdi’s “Va, pensiero” as an Icon of Italian Culture from the 1850s to the Present Date Stephanie …

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Volume XXXV No. 1 Winter 2017

Volume XXXV No. 1 Winter 2017

Table of Contents Letter from the Editor1 Notes on Contributors5 Articles Protection of Italian Laborers on U.S. Soil:Proposals of a Federal Anti-Lynching Law and Relations Between Italy and the United States/ Patrizia Fama Stahle11 Alien Enemy M68-279: The Unresolved Case of Vincenzo Beltrone/ Roslyn Bernstein27 Poetry Featured Poet Anne Marie Macari, Essay: Beginnings39 Train41 Alligator42 …

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Volume XXXIV No. 2 Summer 2016

Volume XXXIV No. 2 Summer 2016

Table of Contents Letter from the Editor123 Notes on Contributors127 Articles Il Cittadino on Fascism: The Response of the Greater Youngstown, OH Italian Americana Community to Mussolini’s Rise to Power/ Ryan Antonucci133 Fictionalizing Carlo Tresca: Jerre Mangione’s Night Search/ Francesca de Lucia143 Dangers in Imagining Italy and Italians: John Fante’s Fantasy and Films/ Dennis Barone151 …

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Volume XXXIV No. 1 Winter 2016

Volume XXXIV No. 1 Winter 2016

Table of Contents Letter from the Editor1 Notes on Contributors3 Articles Memories of Work and Definition of Community: The Making of Italian Americans in the Mahoning Valley/ Donna M.DeBlasio & Martha I. Pallante9 Opera as a Nationalistic Weapon: The Erection of the Monument to Giuseppe Verdi in New York City/ Stefano Luconi37 Poetry Featured Poet …

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