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Krase, Jerome and DeSena, Judith N. COVID-19 in Brooklyn: Everyday life during a pandemic, Routledge, 2023. 

Books by Members:


Special issue of the Italian American Review on the topic of Monuments, Memorials, and Italian Migrations, Volume 12, Issue 1, Winter 2022, Edited by Laura E. Ruberto
and Joseph Sciorra.

Interview (in Spanish) by Laura E. Ruberto with Kristy Guevara-Flanagan and Maite Zubiaurre about their award-winning short film Águilas in the latest issue of the film journal, Cine Documental



Alessio, John C. With Tears and Laughter: An Immigrant Voyage. 2020. Italian translation edition by Alice Di Certo. 2021.

Buonanno, Laurie and Michael Buonanno. Remembering Italian America.  New York: Routledge,  2021.

Sorrentino, Joseph. Stinky Island Tales: Some Stories From An Italian American Childhood. Illustrations by Valentin Zavala. 2021.




Alessio, John C., 2020, With Tears and Laughter: An Immigrant Voyage, Barnes & Noble Press

Brioni, Simone and Shirin Ramzanali Fazel. Scrivere di Islam. Raccontare la Diaspora. Venezia: Cà Foscari Edizioni, 2020.

Calabretta-Sajder, Ryan and Alan J. Gravano. Italian Americans on Screen: Challenging the Past, ReTheorizing the Future. Lexington.

Folk, Laurette. The End of Aphrodite. Bordighera Press, 2020.

Guida, George. Zen of Pop. Alameda: Long Sky Media, 2020.

Guida, George. New York and Other Lovers. Farmington, ME: Encircle Publications, 2020.

Krase, Jerome and Judith N. DeSena, eds, Gentrification around the World Volume 1: Gentrifiers and the Displaced, Palgrave-Macmillan. 2020.

Krase, Jerome and Judith N. DeSena, eds, Gentrification around the World Volume 2: Innovative Approaches, Palgrave-Macmillan, 2020

Marinaro, Melissa E. Highlights from the Italian American Collection: Western Pennsylvania Stories. Pittsburgh, Senator John Heinz History Center, 2020.


Battisti, Danielle. (2019). Whom We Shall Welcome, Italian Americans and Immigration Reform, 1945-1965. Fordham University Press.

Bertellini, Giorgio. The Divo and the Duce: Promoting Film Stardom and Political Leadership in 1920s America. University of California Press, 2019.

Bill Issel. Coit Tower, A Novel of San Francisco. Carleton Street Publications. 2019

Connell, William J. and Stanislao G. Pugliese, Maddalena Tirabassi, eds., Storia degli italoamericani Milan: Le Monnier Universita, 2019

Connell, William J. and Fred Gardaphe, eds., L'anti-italianismo negli Stati Uniti. Evoluzione di un pregiudizio Canterano: Aracne editrice, 2019

Labozzetta, Marisa. A Day in June. Toronto, Guernica World Editions, 2019.

Rafalà, Marco. How Fires End: A Novel. Little A, 2019.

Sorrentino, Joseph, Francisco Javier Marquez Juarez and Gisela Landazuri Benitez. San Gregorio Atlapulco: Cosmovisiones. Mexico: Sedema 2019


Baldassaro, Lawrence. Baseball Italian Style Great Stories Told by Italian American Major Leaguers from Crosetti to Piazza. Sports Publishing, 2018.

Connell, William J. and Stanislao G. Pugliese, eds., The Routledge History of Italian Americans (New York: Routledge, 2018).

Krase, Jerome and Judith N. DeSena, Race, Class, and Gentrification in Brooklyn: A View from the Street. Lexington Books, 2016/18

Leone, Marianne. Ma Speaks Up: And a First-Generation Daughter Talks Back. Boston: Beacon Press, 2018.


Alessio, John C., 2017, The Intentional Dean: A Guide to the Academic Deanship, Routledge, New York

Folk, Laurette. Totem Beasts. Bordighera, 2017.

Gennari, John. Flavor and Soul: Italian America at Its African American Edge. U. of Chicago P. 

Krase, Jerome and Zdenek Uherek Eds.Diversity and Local Contexts: Urban Space, Borders and Migration. Palgrave. 

Leone, Marianne.  Jesse (Italian Edition) Kindle Edition. 2017.

Misurella, Fred. A Summer of Good-byes.  Blue Triangle P.  "Ben Alto, his wife, Lee, and son, Misha, visit Roman Provence and encounter ghosts of the past."


Pardini, Samuele F. S. In the Name of the Mother: Italian Americans, African Americans, and Modernity from Booker T. Washington to Bruce Springsteen. Dartmouth P. 

Ruberto, L. & Sciorra, J. (2017).  New Italian Migrations to the United States Volume 1: Politics and History since 1945U of Illinois P. 

Ruberto, L. & Sciorra, J. (2017).  New Italian Migrations to the United States Volume 2: Art and Culture Since 1945U of Illinois P. 


Bona, Mary Jo. Women Writing Cloth. 2016.

Guida, George. Spectacles of Ourselves: Essays in Italian American Popular Culture and Literature. New York:    Bordighera Press, 2016.

Manzini, Gianna, Sulla Soglia/Threshold by Gianna Manzini (translated by Laura E. Ruberto and Irena Stanic Rasin, with Introduction by Laura E. Ruberto), New York: Italica Press, 2016

Hoffman, L. & Fehl, S. (2016). Journey of the wounded soul: Poetic companions for spiritual struggle. Colorado Springs, CO: University Professors Press. (6 poems by Dr. Lorriane Mangione are included in this volume).

Stahle, Patrizia Famà. The Italian Emigration of Modern Times: Relations between Italy and the United State Concerning Emigration Policy, Diplomacy and Anti-Immigrant Sentiment, 1870-1927. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.  See a review by Dr. James Wiley, Associate Professor of Political Science at the College of Coastal Georgia. 



Barone, Dennis and Peter Covino, eds. Essays on Italian American Literature and Culture. Bordighera P, 2012.


Barone, Dennis. Beyond Memory: Italian Protestants in Italy and America (forthcoming SUNY P).

Barone, Dennis. Sound / Hammer. Quale Press, 2015.

Bona, Mary Jo. Women Writing Cloth: Migratory Fictions in the American Imaginary. Lexington Books. 

Covino, Peter. The Right Place to Jump. New Issues Poetry & Prose. 

Dicello, D., & Mangione, L. Daughters, dads, and the path through grief: Tales from Italian America.. Atascadero, CA: Impact Publishers/New Harbinger, 2015.

Fava Thomas, Teresa. The Reluctant Migrants: Migration from the Italian Veneto to Central Massachusetts. Teneo Press, 2015.

Guida, George. The Sleeping Gulf (Poems). WordTech Editions, 2015.

Guida, George. Pugilistic (Poems). WordTech Editions, 2015.

Guida, George. Spectacles of Themselves: Essays in Italian American Popular Culture and Literature. State U of New York P, 2015.

Mazzucchelli, Chiara. The Heart and the Island: A Critical Study of Sicilian American Literature. State U o f New York P, 2015.

Nicoletti, Joey. Reverse Graffiti. Bordighera, 2015.


Tamburri, Anthony Julian. Re-reading Italian Americana: Specificities and Generalities on Literature and Criticism. Fairleigh Dickinson UP.  

Sciorra, Joseph. Built with Faith: Italian American Imagination and Catholic Material Culture in New York City. U. Tennessee P, 2015. 

Briscese, Rosangela and Joseph Sciorra. Reframing Italian America: Historical Photographs and Immigrant Representations. John D. Calandra Italian-American Institute, 2015. 


     Bona, Mary Jo. I Stop Waiting for You. 2014.

Buonanno, Michael. Sicilian Epic and the Marionette Theater. McFarland & Company.






Folk, Laurette. A Portal to Vibrancy. Big Table Publishing, 2014.


Misurella, Fred. Arrangement in Black and White. Blue Triangle Press/Create Space, 2014.


LaFemina. Gerry. Little Heretic. Austin UP. 

Giunta, Edvige and Joseph Sciorra, eds. Embroidered Stories: Interpreting Women's Domestic Needlework from the Italian Diaspora. UP of Mississippi, 2014.  


Guida, George. Letters from Suburbia: A Novel. The Sutton Press, 2013.


LaFemina,  Gerry. Notes for the Novice Ventriloquist. Mayapple P. 


Santalucia, Nicole. Driving Yourself to Jail in July. Arcadia, 2013.


Barone, Dennis and Peter Covino, eds. Essays on Italian American Literature and Culture. Bordighera P, 2012.

Barone, Dennis, ed. Garnet Poems: An Anthology of Connecticut Poetry Since 1776. Wesleyan U P, 2012.

Barone, Dennis, ed. On the Bus: Selected Stories. Blaze Vox, 2012.


Covino, Peter. The Right Place to Jump. New Issues Poetry & Prose. 

Guida, George. The Pope Stories and Other Tales of Troubled Times. Bordighera P, 2012.



Krase, Jerome. Seeing Cities Change: Local Culture and Class. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate. 

Misurella, Fred. Only Sons. Bordighera, 2012.

Briscese, Rosangela and Joseph Sciorra, eds. Graces Received: Painted and Metal Ex-votos from Italy.  John D. Calandra Italian-American Institute, 2012. 









Alessio, John C. Social Problems and Inequality: Social Responsibility Through Progressive Sociology, New York: Routledge, 2011.




Baldassaro, Lawrence. Beyond DiMaggio: Italian Americans in Baseball. U. of Nebraska P.  





Leone, Marianne. Jesse: A Mother’s Story. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2011.


Barone, Dennis America / Trattabili. Bordighera P, 2011.

Barone, Dennis, ed. Field Report. Quale P, 2011.

Barone, Dennis, ed. New Hungers for Old: One-Hundred Years of Italian American Poetry. Star Cloud Press, 2011

Barone, Dennis. Parallel Lines. Shearsman Books, 2011.

Casillo, Robert and John Paul Russo. The Italian in Modernity. U of Toronto P, 2011.

  LaFemina, Gerry. Vanishing Horizon. Anhinga P. 
  Tamburri, Anthony Julian. Re-viewing Italian Americana: Generalities and Specificities on Cinema. Bordighera P. 


Barone, Dennis and Stefano Luconi, eds. Small Towns, Big Cities: The Urban Experience of Italian Americans. IASA, 2010.

Bengiveno, Terri Ann and John Paul Russo, eds. Italian Passages. AIHA, 2010.

     Bona, Mary Jo. By the Breath of Their Mouths. 2010.







Leone, Marianne. Knowing Jesse By Marianne Leone(A)/Marianne Leone(N) [Audiobook]. 2010.

Ruberto, Leonilde Frieri, Such is Life/ Ma la vita è fatta cosi: an Italian American Woman’s Memoir by Leonilde Frieri Ruberto (translation & preface by Laura E. Ruberto), New York: Bordighera Press, 2010




Sciorra, Joseph, ed. Italian Folk: Vernacular Culture in Italian-American Lives.  Fordham UP, 2010. 







Barone, Dennis and James Finnegan, eds. Visiting Wallace: Poems Inspired by the Life and Work of Wallace Stevens. U of Iowa P, 2009.


Bona, Mary Jo. By the Breath of Their Mouths: Narratives of Resistance in Italian America. SUNY P.  


Ganeri, Margherita and Julie Dashwood Eds. The Risorgimento of Federico De Roberto. Peter Lang. 


Barone, Dennis. North Arrow. Quale P, 2008.


Guida, George. Low Italian. New York: Bordighera Press, 2007.

Ruberto, Laura E. Gramsci, Migration, and the Representation of Women’s Work in Italy and the U.S., Lanham, MA: Lexington Books/Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2007.

Ruberto, Laura E. and Kristi Wilson, Editors. Italian Neorealism and Global Cinema. Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press, 2007


Barone, Dennis, ed. Furnished Rooms by Emanuel Carnevali. Bordighera P, 2008.

Barone, Dennis Precise Machine. Quale, 2006.

     Bona, Mary Jo. Multiethnic. 2006

Gardaphé, Fred L. From Wiseguys to Wise Men: The Gangster and Italian American Masculinities. Routledge. 


Hendin, Josephine Gattuso. Heartbreakers: Women and Violence in Contemporary Culture and Literature. Palgrave Macmillan. 


Barone, Dennis, ed. God's Whisper. Spuyten Duyvil, 2005.


Covino, Peter. Cut Off the Ears of Winter. New Issues of Poetry & Prose. 


Krase, Jerome, Phillip Cannistraro, and Joseph Scelsa Eds. Italian American Politics: Local, Global/Cultural, Personal. (Selected Essays, 31st Annual Conference, American Italian Historical Association, November 12-14, 1998. New York. 

Misurella, Fred. Lies to Live By. Bordighera, 2005.

Russo, John Paul The Future without a Past: The Humanities in a Technological Society. U of Missouri P, 2005.


Barone, Dennis, ed. The Walls of Circumstance. Avec Books, 2004

Gardaphé, Fred L. Leaving Little Italy: Essaying Italian American Culture. SUNY P. 2003.  






Baldassaro, Lawrence, Ed., with Richard A. Johnson. The American Game: Baseball and Ethnicity. Southern Illinois P.  





De Angelis, Rose, ed. Between Anthropology and Literature: Interdisciplinary Discourse. Routledge, 2002


Tamburri, Anthony Julian. Italian/American Short Films and Music Videos: A Semiotic Reading. Purdue UP. 


Barone, Dennis. Temple of the Rat. Left Hand Books, 2000.




Krase, Jerome and Frank Sorrentino. The Review of Italian American Studies. Lexington Books.  





Earlier Titles

     Bona, Mary Jo. Claiming a Tradition: Italian American Women Writers. Southern Illinois UP, 1999.


Hendin, Josephine Gattuso. The Right Thing to Do. The Feminist P, 1999.

Barone, Dennis. Separate Objects. Left Hand Books, 1998.


Tamburri, Anthony Julian. A Semiotic of Ethnicity: In (Re)Congnition of the Italian/American Writer. SUNY P. 1998.

Barone, Dennis. Echoes. Potes & Poets P, 1997.


Gardaphé, Fred L. Dagoes Read: Tradition and the Italian/American Writer. Guernica. 1997.


LaFemina, Gerry. Shattered Hours. Red Dancefloor P, 1997.

Barone, Dennis. The Returns. Sun & Moon P, 1996


Gardaphé, Fred L. Italian Signs, American Streets: The Evolution of Italian American Narrative. Duke UP, 1996.

Misurella, Fred. Short Time. Bordighera, 1996.

Barone, Dennis, ed. Beyond the Red Notebook: Essays on Paul Auster. U of Pennsylvania P, 1995

Barone, Dennis. Abusing the Telephone. Drogue P, 1994.

Barone, Dennis and Peter Ganick, eds. The Art of Practice: 45 Contemporary Poets. Potes & Poets P, 1994.

     Bona, Mary Jo. The Voices We Carry. 2004.

Misurella, Fred. Understanding Milan Kundera: Public Events, Private Affairs. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1993.


Krase, Jerome and Charles Lacerra. Ethnicity and Machine Politics: The Madison Club of Brooklyn. UP of America. 1992.


Tamburri, Anthony Julian. To Hyphenate or Not to Hyphenate?: The Italian/American Writer: An Other America. Guernica. 1991.

Russo, John Paul. I. A. Richards: His Life and Work. Johns Hopkins UP, 1989.

Barone, Dennis. Forms / Froms. Potes & Poets P, 1988.


Krase, Jerome. Self and Community in the City. UP of America. 1982. 


Hendin, Josephine Gattuso. Vulnerable People: A View of American Fiction since 1945. Oxford UP, 1978.

Russo, John Paul, ed. Complementarities: Uncollected Essays. Carcanet P, 1977.

Russo, John Paul. Alexander Pope: Tradition and Identity. Harvard UP, 1972.


Hendin, Josephine Gattuso. The World of Flannery O'Connor. Indiana UP, 1970.