Neapolitan Cosmopolitan: Catherine the Great, Odessa, and ‘O Sole Mio

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Neapolitan Cosmopolitan: Catherine the Great, Odessa, and ‘O Sole Mio

Learn how the famous Neapolitan song ‘O Sole Mio exposes the multicultural roots of Odessa, Ukraine and deepens not only our understanding of Russian imperial geopolitics, but also contemporary disputes such as Russia’s intervention in Ukraine.

Presenter Miriam Tripaldi is a PhD Candidate in the Departments of Music and Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Chicago.

 

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