Lessons from Ukraine
The Seven Ages of Revolution

Marci Shore’s intimate account of Ukraine’s 2014 revolution probes the metaphysical meaning of revolution. In so doing, it illuminates the crisis of the West more broadly.

Published on: January 11, 2018
Peter Pomerantsev is a director of the Arena Program at the London School of Economics. He is the author of Nothing is True and Everything is Possible, The Surreal Heart of the New Russia, which won the Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize.
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  • QET

    In other words, the crooked timber of humanity.

    I also note that the author refers to the real persons represented in Shore’s book as “characters.” Very telling.

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