Giancarlo Buonomo

Rome-based freelance journalist Giancarlo Buonomo has written for Savuer and the Los Angeles Review of Books.

Part of the former slaughterhouse complex at the heart of Testaccio, a once-industrial neighborhood now enjoying a resurgence.

Gentrification, Roman-Style

A working-class neighborhood in Rome is being transformed by a tide of newcomers seeking grit, guts, and authenticity. But there’s a twist.