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The Thaw Snaps

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov

Nov/Dec 2012
Page 22   ( 2 pages)

Summary: In December 1962, Nikita Khrushchev's Thaw was drawing to a close, only no one quite knew this yet. It would take a contrived showdown at a Moscow art exhibition to bring things to a head.

This article appeared in the Nov/Dec 2012 issue of Russian Life. The text of this article is not available online. Follow the link to the full issue listing to see if the back issue is available through our webstore.