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Appeared in: Volume 11, Number 3
Published on: October 11, 2015
To Havel and Havel Not
Václav, We Never Knew Ye

Whether they like it or not, the Czechs are the nation of Havel. What they need to work out, with the help of biographies like Michael Žantovský’s, is what that means.

Aviezer Tucker is the author of The Legacies of Totalitarianism: A Theoretical Framework, forthcoming in 2015 from Cambridge University Press, and an associate of the Davis Center at Harvard University.
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