Individual Author Record
Name: Fred GardaphePen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: Chicago, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionWas born in Chicago, IL and raised in Melrose Park, IL. He attended Triton College in River Grove, where he earned an Associate of Arts degree.
Biographical and Professional InformationHe is a Professor of American Studies and Director of the Italian American Studies Program at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, New York. He earned his Bachelor's of Science Degree in Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a Master's Degree in English at the University of Chicago, and his Ph.D in Literature at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He taught writing, literature and courses in Italian/American film and literature at Columbia College.
*''Leaving Little Italy, Essaying Italian American Culture'', Suny Press, 2003*''From Wiseguys to Wisemen'', Routledge, 1st Edition, 2006*''Dagoes Read", Guernical Editions, Inc., 1996*''Food in Multi-Ethnic Literatures'' Society for Study of Multi-Ethnic Litearture for U.S., 2007