S01 E43 - Free Speech in Comedy, the Soviet Union, and the West today with Konstantin Kisin

Aspects of History by Oliver Webb-Carter
Konstantin Kisin, comedian, podcaster, writer and author of An Immigrant's Love Letter to the West, joins me to discuss his debut book. Konstantin was born in the Soviet Union, and both he and his family are well aware of what life was like outside the West. We discuss comedy today, how it's under threat, even from the police. We also go  ...  See more
Jul 16 2022
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