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On my radar: Roberto Saviano's cultural highlights

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

The investigative journalist and author of Gomorrah on the delights of Mozart, the restorative tranquility of Andalusia and a lifelong love of Subbuteo Roberto Saviano is an Italian author best known for his 2006 book, Gomorrah , a no-holds-barred exposé of organised crime in Italy. Born in Naples in 1979, Saviano studied philosophy and started as a journalist in 2002. After the publication of Gomorrah , which was made into a film and then a TV series, he received death threats from the Comorra crime organisation and was placed under police protection; he still moves around constantly to...
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