Lecture Series: The Second War of Italian Unification and the Creation of the Modern Italian State, 1859-70
2023 Lecture Series

Lecture Series: The Second War of Italian Unification and the Creation of the Modern Italian State, 1859-70

The American Italian Research Library ~Jefferson Parish East Bank Regional Library~ Invites you to our next lecture: The Second War of Italian Unification and the Creation of the Modern Italian…

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Bernini’s Rome

Many of the memorable sights a tourist sees in Rome were created by one man, GianLorenzo Bernini. Join lecturer Tom Cortazzo and continue the American Italian Cultural Center’s virtual walking…

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Lecture Series: Jazz Italian Style

Anna Celenza of Georgetown University will present on her latest book Jazz Italian Style, which reveals a forgotten chapter in jazz history – the development of jazz in Mussolini's Italy…

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Lecture Series: Saints, Singers, and Soldiers

Tulane Italian professor Linda Carroll will present Saints, Singers, and Soldiers: Patronage of the Arts in Renaissance Venice. Sixteenth-century Venice faced challenges from European powers looking to conquer its mainland…

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