Notable: Marta Soligo

Marta Soligo (Sociology and International Gaming Institute) was interviewed for the sociology podcast "The Social Breakdown." Soligo explored the sociology of tourism, especially the relationship between COVID-19 and the travel industry. She discussed the role of tourism in Las Vegas as well as the creation of culture and dark tourism. She also explained the importance of reflecting on the role of tourism when it comes to important social issues, such as community exploitation and racism.

 

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