P&P Live!: Masha Gessen - Surviving Autocracy — in conversation with Dahlia Lithwick

Upcoming Event
Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 7:00pm

This event will be streamed online as part of our new P&P Live! Series.

In the run-up to the 2016 election, Masha Gessen stood out from other journalists for the ability to convey the ominous significance of Donald Trump’s speech and behavior, unprecedented in a national candidate. Within 48 hours of his victory, the essay “Autocracy: Rules for Survival” had gone viral, and Gessen’s coverage of his norm-smashing presidency became essential reading for a citizenry struggling to wrap their heads around the unimaginable. Their incisive new book, Surviving Autocracy, provides an indispensable overview of the calamitous trajectory of the past few years. 

Gessen will be in conversation with Dahlia Lithwick, who writes about the courts and the law for Slate and the host of the podcast Amicus.

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Politics and Prose Live!
Washington, DC 20008
Non Fiction
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ISBN: 9780593188934
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Riverhead Books - June 2nd, 2020

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