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Dostoyevsky, Babel, Brodsky, Pussy Riot?

By posted at 2:00 pm on August 20, 2012 0

In their closing statements, Russian dissidents du jour Pussy Riot cited the authors who inspired them and placed themselves in Russia’s rich history of imprisoning their artists. Also check out Carol Rumens’s excellent translation of the song that landed Pussy Riot in hot water.





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