How to destroy democracy: Five lessons on imagining the worst

Integrity 20’17 |
Length 21:21
Filmed 20 Oct 2017
Venue Conservatorium Theatre
Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University
South Bank, Brisbane

MASHA GESSEN is a journalist and the author of ten books of nonfiction, most recently the ‘National Book Award’ winning The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia, published in October 2017. She is also the author of the national bestseller The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin (2012).

She is a contributing opinion writer to The New York Times and a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books, among other publications. She serves as vice-president of PEN America.

Masha Gessen

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