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US and Russian diplomats spar over Pussy Riot

CNN - 05 Feb 2014
(CNN) -- The U.S. and Russian ambassadors to the United Nations have exchanged a flurry of Twitter posts about the controversial punk rock band Pussy Riot. Meanwhile, Russian media suggested a Russian athlete in the Sochi Games may have been ...
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Pussy Riot make a classical record

Slipped Disc - 07 Sep 2017
'With our cover of Pussy Riot's Punk Prayer, we celebrate the band's courage and the spirit of protest in an age of Orwellian intimidation. In the opening and closing chorales, I use a glass slide on the strings as I pluck with the right for an eerie ...
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My life in Pussy Riot

The Times - 08 Sep 2017
Two years in a Russian prison have made Pussy Riot activist Maria Alyokhina more determined than ever to protest against Vladimir Putin's regime. With her show set to tour London and New York, she tells Marc Bennetts why she's bringing her message to ...
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The Trials, Battles, and Victories of a Pussy Rioter

PopMatters - 15 Sep 2017
Pussy Riot is more than just a punk band. True, they started as a music collective embracing the rebellious sound and DIY attitude of Regan-era punk in all its lo-fi glory. The group as a whole, however, rose from the ashes of Voina, an anarchist ...
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A white-hot issue told with chilly reserve

Independent.ie - 17 Sep 2017
Founded in 2011, Pussy Riot was a collective of 11 feminists - designers, thinkers, journalists, mothers, artists - famous for staging provocative performances in Russian spaces. Of these performances, most were potshots at president Vladimir Putin ...
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Masami, the Pope, and Pussy Riot

Hawaiipublicradio - 22 Aug 2017
Masami Teraoka with Pussy Riot choreographer Viktoria Naraxsa. Teraoka has combined cultural influences in his best known works. Early pieces featured Ukiyo-e images with Americana like golden arches, and his series on the AIDs epidemic brought ...
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Fighting words with Pussy Riot's Masha Alyokhina

Tone Deaf - 23 Aug 2017
The Russian curator Marat Guelman once said, “Red Square is turning into the world's biggest art space.” In recent years, Moscow's historic centre has become an arena for political activists, like Pussy Riot, to charge into the nucleus of power and ...
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Riot Days | Pussy Riot Theatre

Australian Stage Online - 24 Aug 2017
Riot Days | Pussy Riot Theatre Five years ago three young women danced a punk prayer in a Moscow cathedral dressed in brightly coloured frocks and balaclavas, a brilliant juxtaposition of femininity and menace. Sick of gender inequality, corruption ...
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Kultur

Journal Frankfurt - 19 Sep 2017
Im September wird ihr Hybrid aus Performance und Konzert, „Pussy Riot Theatre“, auch im Künstlerhaus Mousonturm Station machen. Zum Ausgangspunkt nimmt er das Buch „Riot Days“, das die Musikerin und Aktivistin nach ihrem Gefängnisaufenthalt ...
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Anti-Kreml-Punkerinnen Pussy Riot erstmals live in Deutschland

Tiroler Tageszeitung Online - 17 Sep 2017
„Riot Days“ basiert auf dem Buch eines der Pussy-Riot-Mitglieder. Maria Alyokhina wurde 2012 zusammen mit Nadeschda Tolokonnikowa und Jekaterina Samuzewitsch nach einem „Punk-Gebet“ in einer Kirche verhaftet und wegen „Rowdytums aus ...
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'Top of the Lake: China Girl': Jane Campion on Her 'Ovarian' Series

New York Times - 13 Sep 2017
What inspired me was this really great documentary by Kitty Green about Pussy Riot and the Femen activist movement in Russia, called “Ukraine Is Not a Brothel.” And what she exposed was that behind the girls' actions was a man — Victor Svyatski — and ...

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