Al Esposito

“No More Tears for Nonna” by Al Esposito

In the bustling neighborhood of Commack, New York, amidst the backdrop of the late 1960s, a young protagonist named Freddy yearns for a life beyond the confines of his overbearing mother’s expectations. Al Esposito’s captivating novel, “No More Tears for Nonna,” takes readers on a journey through the multi-generational tale of Freddy, weaving a tapestry […]

The Italian American Experience: A Cultural and Historical Perspective

Harlem, the iconic neighborhood nestled within the vibrant borough of Manhattan, New York City, has been a thriving hub of diverse ethnic groups throughout history. Among these groups, Italian Americans hold a significant place in shaping Harlem’s cultural tapestry and leaving an indelible mark on its history. From the early 1900s onward, Italian Americans sought […]