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Mark Lipovetsky on the Village Prose Writers’ Turn to Xenophobia
May 6, 2024

Mark Lipovetsky was interviewed by Meduza on the occasion of the centenary of Russian writer Viktor Astafyev, one of the most important among the Village Prose writers. In particular, the interview addresses how Village Prose turned from criticism of the Soviet system to xenophobia (May 5, 2024). Text in Russian.




Photo: Monument to Astafyev in Krasnoyarsk via Wikimedia Commons.