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In Michelangelo's Shadow - The Mystery of Modern Italy

Joseph Luzzi

The director of Italian studies at Bard College, Professor Joseph Luzzi leads a comprehensive over vie w of Italian culture. Beginning in the fabled realm of Renaissance ar t and concluding with the sweeping transformations of present-day Italy, Professor Luzzi examines the Italian mystique and answers a number of intriguing questions: Is there a distinctly “Italian” way of looking at the world? To whom do Italian Renaissance treasures tr uly belong? Could the United States as known today exist without the contributions of Italian culture?

The director of Italian studies at Bard College, Professor Joseph Luzzi leads a comprehensive over vie w of Italian culture. Beginning in the fabled realm of Renaissance ar t and concluding with the sweeping transformations of present-day Italy, Professor Luzzi examines the Italian mystique and answers a number of intriguing questions: Is there a distinctly “Italian” way of looking at the world? To whom do Italian Renaissance treasures tr uly belong? Could the United States as known today exist without the contributions of Italian culture?
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History

Description:

The director of Italian studies at Bard College, Professor Joseph Luzzi leads a comprehensive over vie w of Italian culture. Beginning in the fabled realm of Renaissance ar t and concluding with the sweeping transformations of present-day Italy, Professor Luzzi examines the Italian mystique and answers a number of intriguing questions: Is there a distinctly “Italian” way of looking at the world? To whom do Italian Renaissance treasures tr uly belong? Could the United States as known today exist without the contributions of Italian culture?

Language:

English

Length:

7h 2m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

03:22


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

30:18


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

44:23


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

33:21


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

28:31


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

32:27


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

28:55


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

32:06


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

32:45


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

28:00


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

26:40


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

22:39


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

23:34


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

26:40


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

28:29


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:39