22 Sep 2017
The Epicenter of Miami’s Vice
Roben Farzad—author, public radio host, and special correspondent on PBS NewsHour
—talks about his new book, Hotel Scarface
, and the lasting allure of 1980s MiamiTopics:
Roben Farzad’s (MBA 2005) new book Hotel Scarface: Where Cocaine Cowboys Partied and Plotted to Control Miami traces the seedy neon underworld of late 1970s Miami back to the Mutiny hotel, a magnet for celebrities and drug dealers alike. Associate editor April White spoke with Farzad about the book—and what’s behind the American obsession with that era in Miami’s history.
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