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Valeria Costa-Kostritsky

Valeria Costa-Kostritsky is a writer based in London. She has contributed to the LRB, The New Statesman and L’Obs.

Demolishing Soviet Modernism

After 1917, modernist architects in the multicultural south of the Russian Federation attempted to build a new society with bold design – but today, their buildings are being dismantled along with the Soviet past.