International Affairs

"The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin"

Masha Gessen

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Masha Gessen, a journalist based in Moscow, talks about the rise and continued influence of Vladimir Putin in Russia.  Hosted by the New York State Writers Institute.   

About the Authors

Masha Gessen

Masha Gessen is a Moscow-based journalist who has written for Vanity Fair, The New Republic, Slate, and other outlets.  She is a former editor of Snob, a Russian-language magazine. 


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"The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin"

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Past Airings

  • Thursday, September 6th at 1pm (ET)
  • Thursday, September 6th at 5am (ET)
  • Saturday, April 14th at 10am (ET)
  • Sunday, April 8th at 7am (ET)
  • Sunday, March 18th at 4am (ET)
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