IASA Chapters and Links


IASA Regional Chapters

The Italian American Studies Association includes active chapters. These chapters support the national organization at a more localized level, by encouraging Italian American Studies programs and events at local universities and other institutions as well as collecting, preserving and popularizing materials that illuminate the Italian American experience.

There are currently two active IASA chapters:


Long Island Chapter

President - Anne Romano


Western Regional Chapter

President - Adele Negro

Vice-President - Maria Protti

Treasurer - Teri Ann Bengiveno

Curator -Lawrence Di Stasi

If you are interested in founding a local or regional IASA chapter, please contact the President of IASA.

How to join a IASA Chapter:
  • IASA Chapter members must be members of IASA.
  • To join or renew your chapter dues, please join or renew your IASA membership today and follow the prompts for chapter membership.
  • If you are a lifetime member of IASA and would like to join or renew your Chapter dues, please go to the membership page and follow the prompts for chapter membership.
Chapter Dues
In addition to joining IASA, chapter dues are as follows:
  • Regular Membership $20
  • Institutional $30
  • Family (2 or more) $25
  • Senior $10  (65 or older)

Links and Resources



The American Academy in Rome

American Association for Italian Studies

American Association of Teachers of Italian

Balch Institute at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Calandra Italian American Institute

Center for Migration Studies

Cicala's Bibliography

Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania – Italian American Collection

H-ItAm, Italian American Studies

H-Italy, Italian History

Hofstra Cultural Center 

Immigration and Ethnic History Society, IEHS

Immigration History Research Center

Italian American Studies at Stony Brook (SUNY)

Italian American Writers Association

John Cabot University, Rome



Il Corriere della Sera

Italian Government

Italian Rap

La Repubblica

La Stampa



Italian American Studies at Stony Brook


Italian American One Voice

Italian Historical Society of America

Italic Studies Institute

National Italian American Foundation

Il Portale Italiano per il Midwest

Italia Seattle

Scalabrini Priests

Malia Collective

National Organization of Italian American Women

Sons of Italy, OSIA

Italian Cultural Center (Chicago)

Coccia Institute for the Italian Experience in America



“The Present/Future of Little Italies,” by Jerome Krase


“Italian Ethnicity in the Year 2000,” by Dominic Candeloro



The Italians of Denver April 20, 2007 - July 6, 2008

Una Storia Segreta Exhibit (WWII Internment of IAs)

Museo Italo-Americano (SF)



Alba Sicula Sicilian Studies

Bordighera Publications

Dolce Channel (web radio)

F&L Primo Magazine

Fra Noi (Chicago Monthly)

Guernica Editions

IPOC Italian Paths of Culture

i-italy.org Italian/American Digital Project

Italian American Digest

Italian Americana

Italian Tribune

Italian American Press

VIA, Voices in Italian Americana



Ellis Island Museum

ItalianAncestry (genealogy)

Italian American Women Stories

Italian Genealogical Group and the Italian Cultural Society @ Farmingdale

Italian Regional Crests & Flags




Robert Cimbalo

Domenico Foschi

Jerome Krase at www.brooklynsoc.org