Dana Renga, Part II: Mafia in the 21st Century

Premiere DateJan 5, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Preface
01:13 Dana Renga
02:25 Appeal of 'The Sopranos'
06:09 Effect of Law Enforcement
10:58 Sustainability of the Mafia
15:20 Outro
15:50 Too Rough (Piano Acoustic) Samson Ashe
18:50 Finish

In Part II, Dana Renga discusses the appeal of The Sopranos, the effect of law enforcement, and the mafia’s adaptability for survival.

Dana Renga is the Chair of the Department of French and Italian and Associate Professor of Italian at the Ohio State University. She’s also the author of Unfinished Business: Screening the Italian Mafia in the New Millennium and the editor of Mafia Movies: A Reader.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…