The Role of the Writer in Russian Culture

The Role of the Writer in Russian Culture
Victor Erofeyev, writer and legendary dissident of Soviet Literature
October 28, 2019
4:30 pm, Rockefeller 002

In a rare US appearance, legend of Soviet dissident literature Viktor Erofeev will discuss the role of the writer in Russian culture, as it has evolved from the classical heyday of the nineteenth-century Russian novel, through the complicated years of Soviet repressions, to today’s new post-Soviet Russia. Erofeev offers an important perspective informed by a lifetime spent at the frontlines of Russian culture.
Sponsored by the Russian Department.

Free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the Russian Department