Not for Nothing: Glimpses into a Jersey Girlhood

Not for Nothing: Glimpses into a Jersey Girlhood

by Kathy Curto

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Overview

Not for Nothing: Glimpses into a Jersey Girlhood by Kathy Curto


Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. Essays. Italian Studies. "NOT FOR NOTHING transported me. Curto's gritty specificity with coming-of-age memories is humourous, gripping, and thought-provoking. NOT FOR NOTHING takes on the beauty, pain, tenderness, cruelty, passion, and love that often coexist in a jumble of childhood and family."--Ann Imig

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781599541297
Publisher: Bordighera Press
Publication date: 12/11/2018
Series: VIA Folios , #134
Pages: 184
Sales rank: 879,712
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.42(d)

About the Author


Kathy Curto teaches at Montclair State University and The Writing Institute at Sarah Lawrence College. Her work has been published in the essay collection, Listen to Your Mother: What She Said Then, What We're Saying Now, and in The New York Times, Barrelhouse, La Voce di New York, Drift, Talking Writing, Junk, The Inquisitive Eater, The Asbury Park Press, VIA:Voices in Italian Americana, Ovunque Siamo and Lumina. She has been the recipient of the Kathryn Gurfein Writing Fellowship, the Montclair State University Engaged Teaching Fellowship and also serves on the faculty of the Joe Papaleo Writers' Workshop in Cetara, Italy. Kathy lives in the Hudson Valley with her husband and their four children. This is her first book.