Italian Birds of Passage: The Diaspora of Neapolitan by Simona Frasca

By Simona Frasca

This ebook reports the interval from the unification of Italy to the fascist period via major Neapolitan performers corresponding to Gilda Mignonette and Enrico Caruso. It lines the transformation of a favored culture written in dialect right into a well known culture, written in Italian, that contributed to the construction of "American" identity.

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