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Afterword: Italy represented

Peter Naccarato

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Peter Naccarato is Professor of English and Chair of the Humanities Division at Marymount Manhattan College, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Zachary Nowak

Zachary Nowak (translator and editor) is pursuing his doctorate in American Studies at Harvard University, USA. He is also the Associate Director for the Food Studies Program at the Umbra Institute, in Perugia, Italy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Elgin Eckert

Representing Italy Through Food

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...It is perhaps hardly surprising that three of the fourteen chapters in this volume discuss Italian pasta sauces. Sauce’s fluidity highlights the malleability of the meanings of Italian food, but this representational malleability...

Inspector Montalbano a tavola: Food in Andrea Camilleri’s police fiction

Elgin K. Eckert

Elgin K. Eckert is Assistant Professor for Italian and Cultural Studies at The Umbra Institute, Italy Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Representing Italy Through Food

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...In Andrea Camilleri’s highly popular series of crime novels featuring inspector Salvo Montalbano, food is one of the recurring elements that readers come to know and depend on. Montalbano and the descriptions of food in the narrative appear...

Historic pizzerias

Antonio Mattozzi

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Antonio Mattozzi is an independent scholar who has collaborated with the history department at the University of Naples ‘Federico II’, Italy, as well as the Didactic Committee for the Institute of Campania for the Resistance, Italy. He is a former high school literature teacher whose family has made pizza in Naples for over 160 years. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Zachary Nowak

Zachary Nowak (translator and editor) is pursuing his doctorate in American Studies at Harvard University, USA. He is also the Associate Director for the Food Studies Program at the Umbra Institute, in Perugia, Italy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Donatella Mattozzi

Donatella Mattozzi

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Inventing the Pizzeria : A History of Pizza Making in Naples

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...There are only thee or four pizzerias that are referred to as “storiche” (historic) in Naples—in other words, the ones that go back to the beginning of the nineteenth century or even before and are still open today. If we add the few...

Clara Sereni’s Casalinghitudine: Recipes for political history

Representing Italy Through Food

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Casalinghitudine is Clara Serini’s second novel, which she wrote thirteen years after writing Sigma Epsilon. Clara Sereni, Sigma Epsilon (Venice: Marsilio Editore, 1974). Clara Sereni, Casalinghitudine (Turin: Giulio Einaudi...

Conclusion: A Cuisine of Scarcity

Carol Helstosky

Carol F. Helstosky is Assistant Professor of European History at the University of Denver. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Garlic and Oil : Politics and Food in Italy

Berg, 2004

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...This book has examined the impact of politics on Italian consumers’ food choices by highlighting the role of the national government. It is curious, perhaps, that this analysis turns on the activities of Italian government, which has...

Uncertainty and continuity in hard times

Antonio Mattozzi

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Antonio Mattozzi is an independent scholar who has collaborated with the history department at the University of Naples ‘Federico II’, Italy, as well as the Didactic Committee for the Institute of Campania for the Resistance, Italy. He is a former high school literature teacher whose family has made pizza in Naples for over 160 years. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Zachary Nowak

Zachary Nowak (translator and editor) is pursuing his doctorate in American Studies at Harvard University, USA. He is also the Associate Director for the Food Studies Program at the Umbra Institute, in Perugia, Italy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Donatella Mattozzi

Donatella Mattozzi

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Inventing the Pizzeria : A History of Pizza Making in Naples

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Structural Difficulties As we have seen, one of the difficulties of living and working in Naples was real estate speculation. The fact that 400,000–500,000 people were forced to live in just a few square kilometers, and in an area...

In cibo veritas: Food preparation and consumption in Özpetek’s “queer” films

Elgin K. Eckert

Elgin K. Eckert is Assistant Professor for Italian and Cultural Studies at The Umbra Institute, Italy Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Zachary Nowak

Zachary Nowak (translator and editor) is pursuing his doctorate in American Studies at Harvard University, USA. He is also the Associate Director for the Food Studies Program at the Umbra Institute, in Perugia, Italy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Representing Italy Through Food

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Food, as part of every person’s everyday life, is an ideal bearer of meaning; throughout cinematic history directors have used the semiotic flexibility of food to encode ambiguous meanings. The same food in different scenes and contexts...

The distribution of pizzerias across the city

Antonio Mattozzi

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Antonio Mattozzi is an independent scholar who has collaborated with the history department at the University of Naples ‘Federico II’, Italy, as well as the Didactic Committee for the Institute of Campania for the Resistance, Italy. He is a former high school literature teacher whose family has made pizza in Naples for over 160 years. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Zachary Nowak

Zachary Nowak (translator and editor) is pursuing his doctorate in American Studies at Harvard University, USA. He is also the Associate Director for the Food Studies Program at the Umbra Institute, in Perugia, Italy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Donatella Mattozzi

Donatella Mattozzi

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Inventing the Pizzeria : A History of Pizza Making in Naples

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Book chapter

...Political and Urban Shake-Ups Starting from the 1807 list of pizzerias and maintaining the original division of the city into neighborhoods, we can now try to determine what the distribution of pizzerias was in the urban...

Food Activism and Antimafia Cooperatives in Contemporary Sicily

Food Activism : Agency, Democracy and Economy

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Economic Democracy, Cooperatives, and Food Activism By 2012 there were, around Italy, eight agrarian cooperatives (and two associations) working land that the state had confiscated from the mafia in the late 1990s. Four...
...Increasingly, consumers are turning to social media to make food purchase decisions, redefining human relationships with food. Ginevra Adamoli, “Social Media and Social Movements: A Critical Analysis of Audience’s Use of Facebook...