Hard Candy / Pitch Roll Yaw is a flip book with two poetry collections facing each other. In Hard Candy Annie Lanzillotto offers poems and prose of caregiving and mourning in the relationship between the poet and her mother. Pitch Roll Yaw is organized into fourteen stations each beginning with a See, Saw poem — […]
The Battalion Artist explores the three years, three months, and three days of Nat Bellantoni’s life on the Pacific front in World War II. He had known since childhood that he wanted to be—that he in fact was—an artist. When he packed his seabag and took leave of his family and his sweetheart to go […]
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. WE WILL HAVE A NEW DATE FOR THIS EVENT SOON. *This event will be in Italian. Marina è una madre moderna, che ha deciso di dare ai figli un’educazione senza tabù, parlando apertamente di sesso. È convinta che così non ripeterà gli errori dei suoi genitori. La realtà, però, è […]
This event has been canceled. Join I AM Books for its Italian reading group for little ones! Children (0-4) and their parents will engage in multiple readings and games for a fun morning of Italian language and learning.
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Join us for a discussion and special screening of “Ringraziamenti: The Saint Joseph’s Day Table Tradition,” produced by Kirsten Keppel, a videographer of the Abruzzo and Molise Heritage Society in Washington D.C. Keppel’s film explores “The St. Joseph’s Day Table” and its significance in Italian and Italian-American culture. The film […]
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. WE WILL SET A NEW DATE SOON. Join us for a community celebration in honor of the newly released Tutta la Famiglia! Photographer Paul Cary Goldberg talks about his long-term photo project at Caffe Sicilia in Gloucester, Mass., and the process of getting his book published.
Emma Dante’s passionate and brutal plays stem from a need to confront important familial and societal realities in contemporary southern Italy. Her twenty-first century tales challenge stereotypes of the country and stage acts of resistance against the social, political, and economic conditions of Sicily. The seven works in this anthology paint a complex image of […]
Join I AM Books for its Italian reading group for little ones! Children (0-4) and their parents will engage in multiple readings and games for a fun morning of Italian language and learning.
I AM Books is proud to launch its first book club for young readers in Italian! Geared towards children ages 9-12, the book club will meet once a month to discuss a different book. Readings and discussion are conducted by Adele Profeta. Please register by sending an email to email@example.com. The March 1 gathering will […]