The article is a review of 'Pieces of Someday', by Jan Vallone; it focuses on the importance of personal memoirs of non-celebrities as a source of information on relevant cultural issues of given countries. In this case the memoir underlines the importance of the family within the Italian American population, and how this sometimes contrasts with the goal of self-fullfilment stressed by American culture.

Siniscalco, F. (2011). Review of "Pieces of Someday. A Memoir by Jan Vallone". ITALIAN AMERICANA, 29, 2, 234-235.

Review of "Pieces of Someday. A Memoir by Jan Vallone"

SINISCALCO, FEDERICO
2011

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The article is a review of 'Pieces of Someday', by Jan Vallone; it focuses on the importance of personal memoirs of non-celebrities as a source of information on relevant cultural issues of given countries. In this case the memoir underlines the importance of the family within the Italian American population, and how this sometimes contrasts with the goal of self-fullfilment stressed by American culture.
Siniscalco, F. (2011). Review of "Pieces of Someday. A Memoir by Jan Vallone". ITALIAN AMERICANA, 29, 2, 234-235.
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