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A new language, a new world : Italian immigrants in the United States, 1890-1945 / Nancy C. Carnevale.

Book Book (c2009.)
Description: x, 243 p. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2009.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Bunker Hill Community College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Bunker Hill Community College Stacks E184 .I8 C29 2009 (Text to Phone) Available -
Merrimack College Stacks (2nd) E184.I8 C29 2009 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780252034039 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0252034031 (cloth : alk. paper)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-235) and index.
Contents: The Italian languages in Italy and America -- Linguistic boundaries in American history -- "He could not explain things the way I tell it" : the immigrant in translation -- The world turned upside down in Farfariello's theater of language -- The identity politics of language : Italian language maintenance in New York City, 1920-40 -- Language, Italian American identity, and the limits of cultural pluralism in the World War II years.

Citation:

Carnevale, Nancy C. "A new language, a new world : Italian immigrants in the United States, 1890-1945." Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2009.

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