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John D. Calandra Italian American Institute: a University Institute under the aegis of Queens College/The City University of New York

Holiday Book Sale

(while supplies last)

NOTE: Prices do not include shipping.

Please contact Rosaria Musco ( rosaria.musco@qc.cuny.edu ) to purchase books.

Ralph Fasanella
Set of 10 blank notecards
10 different paintings including “Festa” (1957), “Great Strike” (1978), “Yankee Stadium/Night Game,” and “Family Supper” (1974)


Calandra Institute Publications

The Italians of New York : Five Centuries of Struggle and Achievement
Philip V. Cannistraro, Editor
Exhibition Catalogue, 1999

Freeing the Angel From the Stone: A Guide to Piccirilli Sculpture in New York City
Jerry and Eleanor Koffler
Art History, 2008

Si, Parliamo Italiano!: Globalization of the Italian Culture in the United States
Vincenzo Milione and Christine Gambino
Survey Analysis, 2009

Uncertainty and Insecurity in the New Age
Vincent Parrillo, Editor
Conference Proceedings, 2009

The Autobiography of Carlo Tresca
Nunzio Pernicone, Editor
History/Autobiography, 2003

I Vote My Conscience: Debates, Speeches, and Writings of Vito Marcantonio
Annette Rubenstein, Editor
Political History, 2002

Bordighera Press Publications

The Poet’s Cookbook
Grace Cavalieri & Sabine Pascarelli, Editors
Poetry/Recipes, 2009

The Unscrupulous: Scams, Cons, Fakes, and Frauds that Poison the Fine Arts
Nick James Mileti
Humanities, 2009

Richard Vetere
Fiction, 2009

Authors featured at the Calandra Institute

My Cousin the Saint: A Search for Faith, Family, and Miracles (8 copies)
Justin Catanoso
Memoir, William Morrow, 2008

Emigrant Nation: The Making of Italy Abroad (1 copy)
Mark Choate
History, Harvard University Press, 2008

Land of Time : Selected Poems 1972-2003 (10 copies)
Luigi Fontanella
Poetry, Chelsea Editions, 2005

Dagoes Read: Tradition and the Italian/American Writer (2 copies)
Fred Gardaphé
Essays, Guernica Editions, 1996

Prostitution and the State in Italy , 1860-1915 (12 copies)
Mary Gibson
History, Ohio State University Press, 2000

Subduing Demons in America : The Selected Poems of John Giorno, 1962-2008 (3 copies)
John Giorno
Poetry, Soft Skull Press, 2008

You Can’t Predict a Hero: From War to Wall Street, Leading in Times of Crisis (1 copy)
Joseph Grano
Memoir, Jossey Bass/Wiley, 2009

At the Copa (10 copies)
Marisa Labozetta
Stories, Guernica Editions, 2007

Not Just A Personal Ad (2 copies)
Vittoria Repetto
Poetry, Guernica Editions, 2006

The Lost Ravioli Recipes of Hoboken : A Search for Food and Family (6 copies)
Laura Schenone
Food Writing, W.W. Norton, 2007

The End: A Novel (2 copies)
Salvatore Scibona
Fiction, Riverhead Books, 2009

The Crescent City Lynchings: The Murder of Chief Hennessy, the New Orleans “Mafia” Trials, and the Parish Prison Mob (7 copies)
Tom Smith
History, Lyons Press, 2007

Feast of the Seven Fishes (3 copies)
Robert Tinnell
Graphic Novel, Allegheny Image Factory, 2005

The Price of Silence (13 copies)
Camilla Trinchieri
Fiction/Suspense, Soho Press, 2007

Films featured at the Calandra Institute

If Stone Could Speak (Se la pietra sapesse parlare) (5 copies)
Randy Croce
Documentary Film, 2007

Pane Amaro (Bitter Bread)
Gianfranco Norelli
Documentary Film, 2009

NOTE: Prices do not include shipping.

Please contact Rosaria Musco ( rosaria.musco@qc.cuny.edu ) to purchase books.