Russia’s anti-gay stance leaves Tchaikovsky in limbo



Russia’s anti-gay stance has posed a dilemna surrounding attitudes towards at least one of its iconic figures.

The Russian government is to fund a biopic about Peter Tchaikovsky which will ignore his sexuality.  The Russian Minister for Culture has denied what has long been considered fact hat Tchaikovsky was gay.

Click here to read the feature,

and a humourous look at revisionism from Tom Service of The Guardian

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