Film, Video Odessa: Genius & Death in a City of Dreams

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Title

  • Odessa: Genius & Death in a City of Dreams

Summary

  • Odessa was the Russian Empire's gateway to the Middle East when Catherine the Great created this port city on the Black Sea as a model of enlightenment. Georgetown University professor Charles King recreates this world in his historical account.

Event Date

  • September 28, 2011

Notes

  • -  Charles King is a professor of international affairs at Georgetown University and the author of four books on Eastern Europe, including "The Black Sea: A History."

Running Time

  • 59 minutes 43 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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