Feeling Italian: The Art of Ethnicity in America

Feeling Italian: The Art of Ethnicity in America

by Thomas J. Ferraro
     
 

ISBN-10: 0814727476

ISBN-13: 9780814727478

Pub. Date: 05/01/2005

Publisher: New York University Press

Thomas J. Ferraro is Associate Professor of English at Duke University.  See more details below

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Thomas J. Ferraro is Associate Professor of English at Duke University.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814727478
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
05/01/2005
Series:
Nation of Nations Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction : feeling Italian1
1Honor : Friday bloody Friday9
2City : New York delirious28
3Job : close to the flesh and smell and joy of them51
4Mother : the Madonnas of Tenth Avenue72
5Song : a punch in everyman's kisser90
6Crime : La Cosa Nostra Americana107
7Romance : only a paper moon?128
8Diva : our lady the dominatrix of pop143
9Skin : Giancarlo and the border patrol162
10Table : cine cucina181
Conclusion : the art of ethnicity in America198

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