Italian Culture Institute, London, 15.11.2017 at 7 pm

I will be giving a talk on my book at The Istituto Italiano di Cultura, London

event in English. 15.11.2017

Money Laundering, Mafia and the Future of Democracy


Data: Mer 15 Nov 2017

Orario: Dalle  19:00 alle  20:30

Organizzato da : ICI London 

Ingresso : Libero



The Pace of History, the Shape of Democracy #7 - Money Laundering, Mafia and the Future of Democracy




Franco La Torre is the son of Pio La Torre, a leader of the Italian Communist Party killed by the mafia in 1982. He is expert in international cooperation and author of Sulle ginocchiaPio La Torre, una storia (2015) and Pio La Torre. Ecco chi sei (2017, with Filippo La Torre and Riccardo Ferrigato).

Federico Varese is a Professor of Criminology at the University of Oxford and a Senior Research Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford. He is the author, among other publications, of The Russian mafia (OUP, 2001) and Mafias on the Move (PUP, 2011). He contributes to The Times Literary Supplement and, in Italy, the daily La Stampa. His work has been featured in The Economist, The BBC News & World Service, ABC, The Guardian, The New York Times, The Monkeycage Blog and Freakonomics blog, among others. His new book, Mafia Life (June 2017) is being translated into seven languages and has been optioned for TV.

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