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Alfred Dreyfus is being erased all over again

11 January 2020

9:00 AM

11 January 2020

9:00 AM

In London to promote a book, I received an invitation to a secret screening of An Officer and a Spy, Roman Polanski’s new film about the Dreyfus affair. I boarded public transportation to a clandestine destination, somewhere in England, to view what recalled for me the samizdat literature once produced in Communist eastern Europe.

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