Pussy Riot/Zona Prava: PENNY STAMPS LECTURE SERIES

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:00pm
lecture

Pussy Riot will also be appearing on WCBN on Wednesday, 9/17.  Time TBA.

Founding members of the art collective Pussy Riot and Zona Prava, Nadya Tolokonnikova and Masha Alekhina are Russian conceptual artists and political activists. In August 2012, following an anti-Putin performance in Moscow Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, they were sentenced to two years' imprisonment. In March 2014 they opened the Mordovia office of Zona Prava, their newly created prisoners’ rights NGO. Tolokonnikova and Alekhina are Lennon Ono Grant for Peace recipients.