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Claiming a Tradition: Italian American Women Writers (Ad Feminam)

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Mary Jo Bona reconstructs the literary history and examines the narrative techniques of eight Italian American women's novels from 1940 to the present. Largely neglected until recently, these women's family narratives compel a reconsideration of what it means to be a woman and an ethnic in America.

Bona discusses the novels in pairs according to their focus on Italian Ameri
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Hardcover, 272 pages
Published November 17th 1999 by Southern Illinois University Press
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