The rise of Pisa’s professors after scandal

 
Young politician and Pisa native Marco Bani describes how the collapse of major parties in the wake of the Tangentopoli “Bribesville” scandals in 1990s Italy created a political vacuum in Pisa, like many other cities, and the professors assumed a new role in politics.

Storyteller: Marco Bani

Date of Story: 1992-1994
Location of Story: Pisa, Italy
Location: Pisa, Italy
Date: 2 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).