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By Jennifer Guglielmo,Salvatore Salerno

This fantastic selection of unique essays from many of the country's prime thinkers asks the relatively fascinating query - Are Italians White? every piece rigorously explores how, while and why whiteness turned very important to Italian americans, and the importance of gender, category and kingdom to racial identity.

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