ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Pasternak s Resurrection

Kalpana Sahni If Boris Pasternak has been resurrected in the Soviet Union what of those who in 1958 denounced him in public and were present at the Writers' Union meeting which demanded his expulsion and hounded him to an early death? A recent debate in the Soviet press has raised important issues about the role of writers, then and now, in defending literary freedom.

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