Italian America Literature/Culture:

Italiamerica: celebrates the cultural traditions of our Italian American immigrant ancestors

The Italian-American Writers Association, New York: newsletter listing readings and events

Biographies of Italian American authors and reviews of their work

Italian American Writers: Selections of literature by contemporary Italian American authors

Publishing and Cultural Resources

News, Culture and Entertainment for Italophiles

Independent Bookstores:

The Book Barn

R. J. Julia Booksellers

A link to your independent bookstore

Sites with work by independent authors:

The Paperback Writer

The Italian American Press


Music by fabulous Italian American blues singer, Mark Nomad


The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony, Roberto Calasso

The Baron in the Trees, Italo Calvino

If on a winter’s night a traveler, Italo Calvino

Invisible Cities, Italo Calvino

Voices in the Evening, Natalia Ginzburg

Wait Until Spring, Bandini, John Fante

Saint Francis, Nikos Kazantzakis

1934, Alberto Moravia

Christ in Concrete, Pietro Di Donato

Among Women Only, Caesare Pavese

The Betrothed, Alessandro Manzoni

Christ Stopped at Eboli, Carlo Levi

Jacques the Fatalist and His Master, Diderot