Roberto Saviano

Photograph of Robert Saviano © Leonardo Cendamo Blackarchives

Photograph of Robert Saviano © Leonardo Cendamo Blackarchives

Roberto Saviano writes for La Repubblica as well as many newspapers around the world. After the success of Gomorrah, he received several serious death threats that obliged the Italian government to provide him with 24-hour protection. He has been living in hiding since 2006.

Elise Williams