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Witness - Solzhenitsyn and the Nobel Prize

How the Soviet dissident smuggled his writing to the outside world. A young Swedish journalist became his courier to the West.

How the Soviet dissident smuggled his writing to the outside world. A young Swedish journalist became his courier to the West. His first mission was to take Alexander Solzhenitsyn's Nobel Prize acceptance speech out of Moscow. Photo: Stig Fredriksen with Alexander Solzhenitsyn. Picture by Ingrid Fredriksen.

  • Broadcast on BBC World Service, 3:50AM Thu, 11 Oct 2012
  • Available until 12:00AM Thu, 1 Jan 2099
  • First broadcast BBC World Service, 9:50AM Wed, 10 Oct 2012
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  • Duration 10 minutes

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