Examining Di Pietro as a hero


Academic Pietro Neglie takes a closer look at the popularity of Antonio Di Pietro, one of the most famous judges in the “Mani Pulite” anti-corruption trials, and the legacy of the criminal proceedings.

Storyteller: Pietro Neglie

Date of Story: 1992-1994
Location of Story: Rome, Italy
Location: Udine, Italy
Date: 1 February, 2016

This post is part of a collaboration with author Davide Rubini to collect the stories of Italy in the aftermath of the “Bribesville” (Tangentopoli) scandals of the 1990s. Find out more about Rubini’s new novel,  il fischio finale (The Final Blow).