November 21, 2013
John Cabot University President Franco Pavoncello was interviewed on November 20th on the upcoming summit between Pope Francis and Russian President Vladmir Putin, the most important meeting between a pontiff and a visiting head of state in nearly a quarter of a century.
Read the Washington Post article "Expectations are high for summit between Pope Francis and Vladimir Putin."
A leading analyst of Italian politics, Dr. Pavoncello's work has appeared in, among others, the American Political Science Review, the British Journal of Political Science, Asian Studies, and World Affairs. He is also a well-known media commentator on Italian affairs, a contributor to major international newspapers such as the New York Times and the International Herald Tribune, and he appears regularly on radio and television networks including CNN, BBC, Reuters Press and TV, and many other media organizations."