A moving eulogy for Anna Mashutina, a Ukranian playwright/journalist whose plays “had drawn rapt admiration in Moscow”. The article paints a beautiful picture of Mashutina as a bashful person who was also a critically important new voice in the Russian theatre scene.
Of all the 35+ victims of the terrorist attack at Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport on January 24th, 29-year old Mashutina was among the youngest. Our hearts go out to her husband and their 3-year old daughter, Masha.
A Playwright’s Voice, Silenced in a Flash of Terrorism in Moscow by Ellen Barry in The New York Times, January 25, 2011