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John Fante: A Literary Portrait
Writing in the 1930s, John Fante gave voice to the experiences of Italian immigrants in...
Culture and Difference: Essays on Canadian Society
This book focuses on prevailing ideas connected to cultural and social diversity.The writers of these...
The Courage of Poetry
The Courage of Poetry is an ars poetica, not in a technical sense, but as...
Implicate Me: Short Essays on Reading  Contemporary Poems
The thirty-three authors whose poems appear in this collection are: Jonathan Bennett, Rosemary Blake, Allan...
ATM SEX
ATM SEX is a furious collection of satirical sketches and fearless social commentary that manages...
Arrangiarsi: The Italian Immigration Experience in Canada
The term arrangiarsi is normally defined as "making do" or "getting by." This book marks...
Ancient Memories, Modern Identities stands for pagan, peasant memories in a postmodern, urban North America. Salvatore recounts the history of Italian settlement, the formation of Little Italys in cities like Montreal and Toronto, the deleterious impact of fascism, and presents the birth and development of Italianese literature, beginning in the 1920s up to the present.There is an entire section dedicated to Paul Tana's films such as Caffè Italia, Montréal, and La Sarrasine, and Patricia Fogliato and David Mortin's Enigmatico are discussed.
Ancient Memories, Modern Identities

Filippo Salvatore
1999
Ancient Memories, Modern Identities
A Call for Cultural Symbiosis
Italo-Canadesi: Nationality and Citizenship
The Power of Allegiances: Identity, Culture, and Representational Strategies
Obsessed with Language: A Sociolinguistic History of Quebec
Cosmopolitics: Public Policy of Outer Space
Fremde: Discourse on the Foreign
Blood of My Blood: The Dilemma of the Italian-Americans
Othello's Sacrifice
Mystical One: George Harrison
To Hyphenate or Not to Hyphenate?: The Italian/American Writer: An Other America
Otherworldly Hamlet
Republic Denied: The Loss of Canada