Lawrence DiStasi

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Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation Writer and Educator
Location Bolinas, Calif., United States
Introduction Lawrence DiStasi is a writer and editor who lives in Bolinas, California. His books include Una Storia Segreta: The Secret History of Italian American Evacuation and Internment During World War II (Heyday Books: 2001), Dream Streets: The Big Book of Italian American Culture (Harper & Row: 1989), and MAL OCCHIO: the Underside of Vision (North Point Press: 1981). He is project director of the pathbreaking traveling exhibit, Una Storia Segreta: When Italian Americans Were Enemy Aliens, Curator/Newsletter Editor of the Western Chapter of the American Italian Historical Association, and sits on the board of the Before Columbus Foundation.