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The Resource Italian folk : vernacular culture in Italian-American lives, edited by Joseph Sciorra

Italian folk : vernacular culture in Italian-American lives, edited by Joseph Sciorra

Label
Italian folk : vernacular culture in Italian-American lives
Title
Italian folk
Title remainder
vernacular culture in Italian-American lives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joseph Sciorra
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sciorra, Joseph
Series statement
Critical studies in Italian America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italian Americans
  • Italian Americans
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Italian Americans
  • Italian Americans
Label
Italian folk : vernacular culture in Italian-American lives, edited by Joseph Sciorra
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Listening with an accent / Joseph Sciorra -- "Sunday dinner? You had to be there!" The social significance of food in Italian Harlem, 1920-40 / Simone Cinotto -- Cuscuszu in Detroit, July 18, 1993 : memory, conflict, and Bella figura during a Sicilian-American meal / John Allan Cicala -- The Italian immigrant basement kitchen in North America / Lara Pascali -- Creative responses to the Italian immigrant experience in California : Baldassare Forestiere's underground gardens and Simon Rodia's Watts Towers / Kenneth Scambray -- Landscapes of order, landscapes of memory : Italian-American residential landscapes of the New York metropolitan region / Joseph J. Inguanti -- Locating memory : longing, place, and autobiography in Vincenzo Ancona's Sicilian poetry / Joseph Sciorra -- Valtaro musette : cross-cultural musical performance and repertoire among Northern Italians in New York / Marion S. Jacobson -- Italians in public memory : pageantry, power, and imagining in the "Italian American" in Reading, Pennsylvania / Joan L. Saverino -- Changing St. Gerard's clothes : an exercise in Italian-American Catholic devotion and material culture / Peter Savastano -- Cursed flesh : faith healers, black magic and (re-membering) death in a central Italian town / Luisa Del Giudice -- Imagining the Strega : folklore reclamation and the construction of Italian-American witchcraft / Sabina Magliocco
Control code
ocn708566773
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823232673
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132k6p3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)708566773
Label
Italian folk : vernacular culture in Italian-American lives, edited by Joseph Sciorra
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Listening with an accent / Joseph Sciorra -- "Sunday dinner? You had to be there!" The social significance of food in Italian Harlem, 1920-40 / Simone Cinotto -- Cuscuszu in Detroit, July 18, 1993 : memory, conflict, and Bella figura during a Sicilian-American meal / John Allan Cicala -- The Italian immigrant basement kitchen in North America / Lara Pascali -- Creative responses to the Italian immigrant experience in California : Baldassare Forestiere's underground gardens and Simon Rodia's Watts Towers / Kenneth Scambray -- Landscapes of order, landscapes of memory : Italian-American residential landscapes of the New York metropolitan region / Joseph J. Inguanti -- Locating memory : longing, place, and autobiography in Vincenzo Ancona's Sicilian poetry / Joseph Sciorra -- Valtaro musette : cross-cultural musical performance and repertoire among Northern Italians in New York / Marion S. Jacobson -- Italians in public memory : pageantry, power, and imagining in the "Italian American" in Reading, Pennsylvania / Joan L. Saverino -- Changing St. Gerard's clothes : an exercise in Italian-American Catholic devotion and material culture / Peter Savastano -- Cursed flesh : faith healers, black magic and (re-membering) death in a central Italian town / Luisa Del Giudice -- Imagining the Strega : folklore reclamation and the construction of Italian-American witchcraft / Sabina Magliocco
Control code
ocn708566773
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823232673
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132k6p3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)708566773

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