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“The Reddest of the Blacks”

For the past several months, I’ve been researching the life of Lovett Fort-Whiteman. Here’s a short film I made about his eventual arrest and death in Stalinist Russia.

The Mitki Art Collective

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Alexandar Mihailovic is a professor emeritus of comparative literature and Russian at Hofstra University and visiting professor of Slavic Studies at Brown University. His books include Corporeal Words: Mikhail Bakhtin’s Theology of Discourse, the edited volume Tchaikovsky and His Contemporaries: A Centenary Symposium, and a coedited book Navid Kermani: Contemporary German Writers. His new book is The Mitki: The Art of Postmodern Protest in Russia published by University of Wisconsin Press.


Mashinist,” Mit’kovskie pesni, 1996.