The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin

Masha Gessen, a journalist based in Moscow, talked about the rise and continued influence of Vladimir Putin in Russia. She presented a portrait of a ruthless… read more

Masha Gessen, a journalist based in Moscow, talked about the rise and continued influence of Vladimir Putin in Russia. She presented a portrait of a ruthless politician underestimated by friends and enemies alike, who dismantled his nation’s democratic and free market reforms in order to establish himself as totalitarian leader of the “new Russia.” She responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.

This presentation was part of the Spring 2012 Visiting Writers Series of the New York State Writers Institute. close

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The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin

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Program ID:
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Location:
Albany, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 17, 2012 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 06, 2012 | 12:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Mar 17, 2012 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2012 | 4:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 08, 2012 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 14, 2012 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Sep 06, 2012 | 5:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 06, 2012 | 12:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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