Journals Higher Education



16 November 2006

260 Pages

5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches

ISBN: 9780823226290

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Their Other Side

Six American Women and the Lure of Italy

Helen Barolini

A Fordham University Press Publication

Helen Barolini profiles six gifted women transformed by Italy's mythic appeal. Unlike Barolini herself, they were not daughters of the great Italian diaspora. Rather, they were drawn to an idea of Italyand its gifts-in whose welcome a new self could be created. Or discovered.