The Odessa Branch of the Hellenic Foundation for Culture in cooperation with the General Consulate of Greece in Odessa organize the evening dedicated to the National holiday of Greece – Independence Day and the book presentation “Gregory Marazli. The honor is more than honors” on March 25 at 18:00 in the Literary Museum.
The publication of this edition is the worthy continuation of the efforts of the Hellenic Foundation for Culture in Odessa to memorialize Gregory Marazli. In 2006 there was the exhibition devoted to 175 years since the birth of Gregory Marazli. And now this edition is the result of cooperation of Odessa Branch with Sergey Reshetov and Larisa Izhik, the authors of the book.
The book provides the full biography of Marazli and his relatives, views of his companions-in-arms and subordinates. The assessment of activity of Marazli at the post of mayor is given.
The authors used the large amount of primary sources: historical archives of Russia, Ukraine,France, Moldova and private persons, information from periodical of XIX century, Marazli’s personal correspondence, church metric books, memoirs.
The book is published under the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Greece.
Admission is by invitation.