The November Readers’ Review panel talks about gulag survivor Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s 1962 account of life in a Stalin-era work camp.

Guests

  • Jackson Bryer professor emeritus of English at the University of Maryland and co-editor of "Dear Scott, Dear Zelda" (St. Martin's Press)
  • Peter Reddaway professor emeritus of political science at George Washington University and author of works on the Soviet dissident movement and Russian politics.
  • Alice McDermott author of the National Book Award--winning "Charming Billy," "Child of My Heart" and "After This."

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