The Anthology of Italian-Canadian Writing

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Joseph Pivato
Guernica Editions, Jan 1, 1998 - Fiction - 386 pages
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Anthology. Fiction. Poetry. Some translations from Italian and French, edited and with an introduction by Joseph Pivato. The most inclusive collection of its kind in North America, this anthology includes a wide variety of genres, from fiction and poetry to essays, plays, film scripts and memoirs. The more than fifty authors represented come from across Canada and have backgrounds in all regions of Italy. Organized in three sections, Writers from Our Past, Writers for Our Time, and Ironies of Identity, the book presents both published and unpublished excerpts from the work of writers of various ages and literary styles, providing a wide and heterogeneous view of the writing of Canadians of Italian descent.
  

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
9
FRANCESCO GIUSEPPE BRESSANI BREVE RELATIONS
21
LIBORIO LATTONI WINTER NIGHT
27
A COMMENTARY
35
WRITERS FOR OUR TIME
43
GIANNA PATRIARCA STEALING PERSIMMONS
61
FlORELLA D LUCA CALCE A MlMOSA IN WINTER
86
PIER GIORGIO Di Cicco A MAN CALLED BEPPINO
94
LILIANE WELCH His LAST VISIT
179
RECONSIDERING THE SOUTHERN QUESTION
200
NINO RICCI FOUNTAIN
215
CARMEN LAURENZA ZIOLKOWSKI THE LIFE
247
PAUL TANA AND BRUNO RAMIREZ SARRASINE
254
F G PACI GROWING UP WITH THE MOVIES
260
FULVIO CACCIA 1989
271
PENNY PETRONE MAMMA
281

MARISA DE FRANCESCHI SURFACE TENSION
100
ANTONINO MAZZA ECHOES IN THE GARDEN
113
ROMANO PERTICARINI To MY FRIEND NINO
124
MOTHER TONGUE
143
MICHAEL MIROLLA GIULIO VISITS A FRIEND
156
CAROLE DAVID A LAURA SECORD Box
163
ROSANNA BATTIGELLI FRANCESCAS WAY
171
AND FAIRY TALE
299
CARD CANTASANO P M MACRI
307
MARCO MICONE VOICELESS PEOPLE AND ADDOLORATA
324
MARINO Tuzi WRITING THE MINORITY SUBJECT
360
BIOGRAPHIES
367
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY FOR ITALIANCANADIAN WRITING
381
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Centre for Language and Literature - Canadian Writers - Beatrice ...
Vibo Valentia: Monteleone, 1998. Pivato, Joseph. Ed. The Anthology of Italian-Canadian Writing. Toronto: Guernica Editions, 1998. ...
www.athabascau.ca/ writers/ dicicco_biblio.html

AICW : The Association of Italian Canadian Writers
Pivato edited The Anthology of Italian-Canadian Writing (1998), and Literatures of Lesser Diffusion (1990). His new book, Mary di Michele: Essays on Her ...
www.aicw.ca/ membership3.htm

NATIONAL CONGRESS OF ITALIAN-CANADIANS
The Anthology of Italian-Canadian Writing. Toronto, ON: Guernica Editions. Pivato, Joseph. (1994). "Voices of Women," in Echo: Essays on Other Literatures. ...
www.ncic.ca/ icb.html

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The Anthology of Italian-Canadian Writing [Books in Review]. 178 (Autumn 2003): 164-166. Wilke, Gundula (Reviewer). The Anthology of Italian-Canadian ...
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Our Women, Our Writers
... and publishing their creative works as evidenced in The Anthology of Italian-Canadian Writing (1998): twenty-two of the fifty contributors are women. ...
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About the author (1998)

Joseph Pivato is the author of "Contrasts: Comparative Essays on Italian-Canadian Writing," He is a professor of English at Athabasca University in Edmonton. Sneja Gunew is a professor of English and women's studies at the University of British Columbia.

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