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Italian Writer Who Exposed Mafia Wins British Literary Prize

Posted October 10th, 2011 at 6:25 pm (UTC-5)
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An Italian writer living in hiding under round-the-clock police protection for exposing the Mafia has won Britain’s 2011 PEN-Pinter International Writer of Courage Award. Roberto Saviano’s 2006 best-selling novel Gomorrah is an expose of the Naples Mafia. Millions of copies have been sold and it was also made into a movie. British playwright David Hare, […]

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