Poetry and the Russian Soul

Set the Hearts of Men on Fire with Your Word

Series 1 - Episode 2 Set the Hearts of Men on Fire with Your Word

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Summary

Concluding his exploration of the history of Russian poetry, Martin Sixsmith's investigates the time between the ousting of the Romanovs and the fall of Communism, when responsibility for relating essential truth to the public fell on Russian verse, and poets faced death for practising their art. From 2008.

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Producer Mark Burman
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