This is truly the anthology of Italian-Canadian writing. It is the most inclusive collection of its kind in North America. A wide variety of genres are presented; short stories, poems, sketches, essays, plays, film scripts, novels, prose poems, life-writing, political articles, and memoirs. The authors - over fifty in all - come from across Canada and represent all ages and regions of Italy, and write in English, French, Italian, or dialect. This anthology is made for enjoyable general reading and is an excellent text for high schools, colleges, and universities.