Frau on “When Love Italian Style Means Rape”

Friday, October 4, 2013 - 09:45

In the Italian version of the Huffington Post, Professor of Italian Ombretta Frau damns a book implying rape is an “old-school Italian value.” In the article, written in Italian, Frau reflects on Real Housewives of New Jersey's Melissa Gorga's recent memoir, Love Italian Style. Frau argues that Gorga promotes the stereotype of the sexy but violent Italian lover.