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Figs & Famiglia

12 EpisodesProduced by Tonya Russo HamiltonWebsite

Stories of the Italian American experience. "Stories have to be told or they die, and when they die, we can't remember who we are, or why we're here."​​ — Sue Monk Kidd

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Day Old Donuts

February 7th, 2021

41:46

Welcome to Figs and Famiglia, podcast that shares stories of the Italian American experience. My name is Tonya Russo Hamilton and I’m continuing the series in which I interview my father, Antonio Russo about his journey …

The Train Ride

January 6th, 2021

43:30

Welcome to Figs and Famiglia, a podcast that shares stories of the Italian American experience. My name is Tonya Russo Hamilton, and today we are continuing our series in which we are delving into the story of Antonio …

The Power of Persuasion

December 19th, 2020

58:17

Welcome to Figs and Famiglia, a podcast that shares stories of the Italian American experience. My name is Tonya Russo Hamilton and for this first series of episodes, I’ve been interviewing my father, Antonio Russo …

The Reunion

December 10th, 2020

39:27

Young Tony had said goodbye to his family in the Bay of Naples as a ten year old boy in 1951. It was now 1955 and Tony was becoming a young man. He …

Surgeries, Lassie, & Gorgeous George

November 30th, 2020

37:13

In episode 7, we are talking once again with Antonio Russo about his journey by himself as a child, from Naples Italy, to Portland, Oregon. In this episode young Tony is riddled with medical concerns and luckily there …

Finding My Way

November 19th, 2020

43:21

In this episode Tony Russo will read chapter 6 from his book, 'Wrestling with the Devil; A Story of Sacrifice, Survival, & Triumph, from the …

Portland

November 14th, 2020

1:13:10

This is episode 5 of a series in which I interview my father, Antonio Russo about his journey to the United States by himself as a child of 10 from Naples, Italy. In this episode, Tony makes his way from Brooklyn, New …

Brooklyn

November 2nd, 2020

41:11

Today we welcome back Tony Russo to discuss chapter 4 in his book, 'Wrestling with the Devil; A Story of Sacrifice, Survival, and Triumph, From the Hills of Naples to the Hall of Fame.' Chapter 4 is appropriately …

The Departure

October 25th, 2020

50:41

Our third episode of Figs & Famiglia is an emotional one. Today we continue our conversation with Antonio Russo, author of 'Wresting with the Devil; A Story of Sacrifice, Survival and Triumph from the Hills of …

Sins & Devilish Antics

October 17th, 2020

44:04

In our second episode of Figs & Famiglia we welcome back a very special guest; coach, teacher, & author, Antonio Russo. He will read the second chapter of his book; 'Wrestling with the Devil; A Story of …

Obstacles Cannot Crush Me

October 11th, 2020

30:31

Our first episode of Figs & Famiglia is the first in a series. We welcome a very special guest; coach, teacher, & author, Antonio Russo. He will read the first chapter of his book; 'Wrestling with the Devil; A …

Figs & Famiglia Trailer

October 4th, 2020

0:41

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