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Octavia.Trepanation #HF17: political opera remains problematic

The opening scene of Octavia. Trepanation is breathtaking. A Chinese terracotta army is positioned on either side of Lenin’s laurelled head. – The fighters are headless. Lenin’s brain will serve all, seems to be the suggestion. Associations with the image … Continue reading

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