« December 2012 Editorial: The Hopes and Fears of All the Years | Main | New Tales of the Yellow Sign by Robin D. Laws, reviewed by Lisa Padol »

01/08/2013

Comments

It's strange to read again at this late date that the Strugatskys were true to the Marxist faith. They certainly weren't dissidents in the usual sense, and they may not have liked capitalism, either; but they certainly didn't think the Soviet Union was really a utopian dream. Don't take my word for it, take Boris Strugatsky's from a 2004 interview:

http://web.archive.org/web/20080403173245/http://english.mn.ru/english/issue.php?2004-22-19

The comments to this entry are closed.

NYRSF Back Issue Index

How do I write for NYRSF?

Become a Fan

NYRSF Reading Series