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Capturing the History of Bronx Italians

Photograph of street fair at Arthur and Crescent Avenues, Bronx, NY, by staff photographer of NY World Telegraph and Sun.

(Photo Courtesy) C.M. Stieglitz, staff photographer, NY World Telegraph & Sun, Wikipedia


There’s a new initiative at Fordham University that’s helping to tell the stories of Italians and Italian Americans throughout the 20th century who called the Bronx their home.

Fordham Conversations Host Robin Shannon talks with Dr. Kathleen LaPenta, Dr. Mark Naison and Dr. Jacqueline Reich about the Bronx Italian American History InitiativeListen here