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The Russian and the Jew: Спасите наши души (A Play)

Books Literature & Book Publishing Theater 2017-2018

Staging of “The Russian and The Jew,” an original physical theater piece that explores anti-Semitism and misogyny through a female friendship in the Soviet Union in 1969 that underlines the eternal question of fidelity to oneself, to one’s partner, and to one’s country. Drawing on autobiographical material, this piece focuses on blending and re-visiting Russian fairy tales, literature and politics through the eyes of two women.