Vasyl Stus
Circa 1973
12.50 in HIGH x 9.50 in WIDE
(31.75 cm HIGH x 24.13 cm WIDE)
All Of Us Or None Archive. Gift of the Rossman Family.

Bottom right corner has text reading "Published by Smoloskyp / P.O. Box 6066, Baltimore, Md. / 21231, USA".

This poster has a glossy front and features a black and white 5x7" photograph of a statue of a male head in the center. Small text in the upper left corner reads "Ukrainian Political Prisoner In The USSR" and large text centered above the photograph reads "Vasyl Stus". Below the photo, smaller, centered text reads "Poet / 5 Years' Imprisonment". A paragraph of very small text below this reads "Vasyl Stus, poet. Born 1938. Arrested January 12, 1972. Trial: September, 1972, Kiev. Charge: Anti-Soviet / agitation and propaganda. Sentence: 5 years' hard-regime labor camp, 3 years' exile."

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