The author of I Been in Sorrow’s Kitchen and Licked Out All the Pots on the inspiration for a character.
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Gregory Feifer’s decade as a Moscow reporter offers sharp insights on everything from Vladimir Putin, Edward Snowden, and a nation’s sexual politics, to the enduring pleasures of Dosteyevsky, good vodka, and discovering one’s familial roots.
A young woman’s disappearance may have roots in an atrocity of the Iraq War.