Silvio Berlusconi framed in close-up on TV

Communications specialist Giovanna Vivoli remembers how Berlusconi’s TV appearances were totally different from those of other politicians. He was confident and his voice was clear while the other politicians were always uneasy in front of a camera.

Storyteller:Giovanna Vivoli

Date of Story: 1994
Location of Story: Italy
Location: Chennai, India
Date: 12 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).