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Календарь литературных преследований- a Kommersant Daily Project!

I was reading today Kommersant newspaper about the tragic death/ assassination of the Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov. I was thinking about the political assassinations that are practiced world-wide to advocate particular agenda and to stifle and extinguish the agenda that was perceived as the ideologically opposing. While I was scouring the pages of Kommersant, by accident, I stumbled upon the project called, "Календарь литературных преследований or the Calendar of the Literary persecutions." The project is about the prominent Russian literary figures that were either persecuted or purged over.

The project merits a special attention for those like myself who are currently on the way of discovering the beauty of Russian literature. I think like the history of every nation state Russia also has her nuances.

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