Vitiello, Justin

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VITIELLO, Justin. American, b. 1941. Genres: Novellas/Short stories, Poetry, Literary criticism and history, Essays, Translations. Career: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, assistant professor of comparative literature, 1970-73; Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, assistant professor, 1974-80, associate professor, 1980-91, professor of Italian, 1991-. Publications: (trans.) Danilo Dolci, Creature of Creatures: Selected Poems, 1980; Il carro del pesce di Vanzetti (poems), 1989, published as Vanzetti's Fish Cart, 1991; Sicily Within (essay), 1992; Italy's Ultramodern, Experimental Lyrics: (translations and critical commentary), 1992; Confessions of a Joe Rock (novella), 1992; Poetics and Literature of the Sicilian Diaspora: Studies in Oral History and Story Telling, 1993; Subway Home (poems), 1994; Labyrinths and Volcanoes: Windings through Sicily, 1998. Contributor of articles, poems, and translations to periodicals in the United States and Europe. Address: c/o Temple Roma, Lungotevere Arnaldo da Brescia, 15, 00196 Roma, Italy. Online address: [email protected]