Italian Studies Colloquium, November 5
Michela Ronzani, "Renegotiating Opera's Status in Fin de Siècle Italy Between Popularization and Elitism"
190 Hope St. room 102, 5:30PM, November 5
Michela Ronzani is a PhD Candidate in Italian Studies. She holds a BA in Visual and Performing Arts from the University of Ferrara, and a Master of Science in Arts Administration from Bocconi School of Management. She is currently at work on her dissertation "Opera and Markets between popularism and elitism in fin the siècle Italy". Her presentation at the Italian Studies Colloquium revolves around the tumultuous economic history of La Scala theater at the end of the 19th century.