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About Maxim Kantor
Maxim Kantor is a painter, novelist and playwright. His latest novel V tu storonu (In that direction), which explores the parallel between the financial crisis and a malignant tumour, will be published in Russia shortly.
Articles by Maxim Kantor
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En Liang Khong is openDemocracy’s assistant editor.
No to TTIP
The debate between westernisers and slavophiles, deeply engrained in Russian cultural history, continues in surprising new forms. As in this profound, illustrated reflection on Russias geographical and historical destiny, it can also be at the core of inner, familial dialogue. And, for an artist who reads faces as maps of the soul, it reveals truths that are both painful and unavoidable.