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Conference: Italians in the Americas
Italians in the Americas
24-26 April 2008

sponsored by

John D. Calandra Italian American Institute Queens College The City University of New York
25 West 43rd Street



Thursday, April 24, 2008

6:00-9:00 PM, 17th Floor

James Muyskens
President, Queens College

Anthony Julian Tamburri
Dean, Calandra Institute

Keynote Lecture
³Beyond the Immigrant Paradigm: Identities and the Future of Italian American Studies²

Fred L. Gardaphè
Distinguished Professor of Italian American Studies



Friday, April 25, 2008, 18th Floor

Contested Identities in Italian America
Chair: Maria Grace LaRusso, Calandra Institute Joseph LoGiudice, New York University € ³The Construction of a Dual
Identity: A Social Work Perspective of Rejection and Acceptance of the Gay & Italian-American Selves² Michael Carosone, New York, NY € ³Disgracing the Family?: A History/Non-History of Queer Italian Americans² Angela D. Danzi and Marilyn Blumenthal, Farmingdale State College € ³Family
Disconnection: The Causes and Consequences of Estrangement and its Relationship to Ethnicity²

Working Aesthetics
Chair: Joseph Sciorra, Calandra Institute Javier Grossutti, The Italian Academy of Columbia University € ³Beyond the
ŒPick and Shovel¹ Laborers: Italian Mosaic and Terrazzo Workers in New York City² Christine Francis Zinni, SUNY Brockport € ³Writings in Stone and Textile² Anna Maria Carlevaris, Concordia University € ³Italian Artists in the North
America: Proposal for a History without Borders²

³Italians² in the ³Americas²
Chair: Robert Viscusi, Brooklyn College/CUNY Vincenzo Pascale, CUNY € ³Writing of Visions: Dreams of Visions² David Aliano, College of Mount Saint Vincent € ³Responses to Fascism from the Italian Community in Argentina (1922-1945)² Stefano Luconi, University of Rome ³Tor Vergata² € ³The Political Mobilization of Italian Immigrants to Argentina and the United States: A Comparison² Vincenzo Milione, Calandra Italian American Institute & Maddalena Tirabassi, Centro Altreitalie, Fondazione Giovanni Agnellli € ³Inventory of the Italian Diaspora in the Americas²


Reflections in Psychology
Chair: Donna Chirico, York College/CUNY
Organizer: Elizabeth G. Messina, Lenox Hill Hospital Donna H. DiCello, University of Hartford € ³Contra genio: The Experience of the Italian American Female Psychologist² Elizabeth G. Messina, Lenox Hill Hospital, Dept. of Psychology € ³Stereotyping of Italian Americans, 1-Reflections on the History of Racism in Psychology toward Italian Americans² Antonio Terracciano, National Institute on Aging € ³Stereotyping of Italian Americans, 2-Historical Perspectives on the Stereotypes of Northern and Southern Italians²

Chair: Joseph Sciorra, Calandra Institute Marion S. Jacobson, Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences € ³Italian Dance Hall Culture: Italian Americans, Accordions, and a Pluralistic Vision of Ethnicity in Manhattan, 1938-1961² Simona Frasca, Università di Roma ³La Sapienza² & Università di Napoli ³Frederico II² € ³Representations of the Italian American Community through its Music² Jacqueline Maggio-May, Florida Atlantic University € ³¹Americans All!¹:
³Re-Imaging Ethnicity, Italians in America, 1939-1945²

Is There an Italian/American Body Politic?
Chair: Anthony Julian Tamburri, Calandra Institute
Organizer: Ottorino Cappelli, Università degli Studi di Napoli ³L¹Orientale² Rodrigo Paino, Università degli Studi di Napoli ³L¹Orientale² € ³The Italian Vote Abroad: Electing from Afar² Ottorino Cappelli, Università degli Studi di Napoli ³L¹Orientale² € ³The Black Hole: Italian/American Studies and Political Science² Jerome Krase, Brooklyn College, Emeritus € ³Italian-American Politics: A Worm¹s Eye View²
Respondent: Doug Muzzio, Baruch College


Saturday, April 26, 2008, 18th Floor

Personal Readings of Key Cultural Texts
Chair: Anthony Julian Tamburri, Calandra Institute Rosanna Micelotta-Battigelli, Sudbury, Canada € ³It all Started With My Mother Tongue: The Impact of Language on my Identity as a Teacher and Writer² Frances Gendimenco Kaufmann, Academic Library & Research Solutions € ³Unlocking My Italian-American History: Reading Pietro Di Donato and Richard Gambino² John Calabro, Quattro Books € ³The Children of Immigrants; Who Speaks for Them?²

First Encounters, First Conflicts
Chair: Donna Chirico, York College/CUNY
Teresa Fava Thomas, Fitchburg State College € ³Arresting the Padrone Problem in America 1881-1901: Italian Diplomats, Immigration Restrictionists and the Italian Bureau of Ellis Island² Peter Oliva, Calgary, Canada € ³Constructing Emilio Picariello: Small-town Conception and Big City Media in Canada¹s Notorious 1922 Murder Trial² Geoffrey G. Drutchas, Taylor, Michigan € ³Italians in the Americas: An Artist¹s Story, Tommaso Juglaris²

Mapping and Visualizing Italians
Chair: Joseph Sciorra, Calandra Institute Esther Romeyn, University of Florida € ³I Misteri di New York: Urban Mysteries and Miseries of Italian Immigrants² Joan Saverino, The Historical Society of Pennsylvania € ³Paradoxical Pasts:
Diverse Interpretations of a Local Landscape² Francesca L¹Orfano, Carleton University € ³Identitià, Three Films: Straniera Come Donna (2002), Enigmatico (1995), and In bocca al lupo (1995)² Jacqueline Reich, Stony Brook University € ³Maciste in America:
Transcultural Inscriptions of Muscular Masculinity²


Women as Authors, Women as Subjects
Chair: Fred Gardaphè, Queens College/Calandra Institute Licia Canton, Accenti Magazine € ³Literary Women: From Italian Daughters to Canadian Authors² Venera Fazio, Association of Italian Canadian Writers € ³Reclaiming Our
Magdalenes: The Case Histories, Angelina Napolitano and Filomena Losandro² Nancy Caronia, SUNY Brockport € ³Omertà: Writing in Code; Reading Between the Lines²

Italian Americans after World War II
Chair: Joseph Sciorra, Calandra Institute Maria C. Lizzi, University of Albany € ³The Failure of The Fortunate Pilgrim² Danielle Battisti, University of Buffalo € ³The Edward Corsi Affair and Postwar Italian Immigration² James Pasto, Boston University € ³Immigrants are not
ŒUs¹: Conflicts between
First- and Second-generation Italian Americans and New Italian Immigrants in Boston¹s North End during the 1960s and 1970s²

Imagining Italians
Chair: Steven J. Belluscio, Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY Jana Vizmuller-Zocco, York University € ³Italianità on Facebook: Towards a Cognitive Ethnicity² Patrizia La Trecchia, University of South Florida € ³Being and Becoming:
Notes on Subjects and Narratives in Transition² Daniela Gioseffi, € ³Why the Stereotyping of Italian Americans Works, Is Exploited and Persists²


Conference Committee
Steven J. Belluscio
Donna Chirico
Maria Grace LaRusso
Vincenzo Milione
Carmine Pizzirusso
Joseph Sciorra
Anthony Julian Tamburri
Peter Vellon

All activities of the conference are free and open to the public!
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Yes more and more Italians should go to America for conference for strengthening the relationships between two countries


Now that you know what to focus on, you are on the path of success for any test, be it MTTC CLAD

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