Poetry News

3 Poems by Pussy Riot's Maria Alyokhina

By Harriet Staff

Three previously unpublished poems by Maria Alyokhina, one of the three jailed Pussy Riot members, appeared on The Huffington Post today. You can also read the full lyrics to a Pussy Riot song, "Death to Prison, Freedom to Protest:"

"Direct action—the future of mankind!
LGBT, feminists, defend the nation!
Death to prison, freedom to protest!"

Woot!

Originally Published: September 28th, 2012