“They were like the phalanx of Alexander the Great”

Literature professor Pierpaolo explains us how Tangentopoli and the administrative elections in Italy shaped Italians’ thoughts about the political class.

Storyteller: Pierpaolo Peroni

Date of Story: 6 June 1993
Location of Story: Perugia, Italy
Location: Perugia, Italy
Date: 13 April, 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).