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In Search of the Free Individual: The History of the Russian-Soviet Soul

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Author: Svetlana Alexievich

Svetlana Alexievich, recipient of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature, traces the origins of her deeply affecting blend of journalism, oral history, and creative writing in a poetic speech. Originally delivered in Russian at Cornell University, In Search of the Free Individual shares her original speech and an English translation. Available for purchase from Cornell University Press


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  • Cornell Global Perspectives

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Publication Year: 2018

ISBN: 978-1501726903