Pussy Riot Poem – I Love the Rich by Tim Atkins

October 16th, 2012 by

Read one of the latest poems, amongst the many that have emerged from the Pussy Riot phenomenon, on the English PEN website as part of their Poems for Pussy Riot series. The poem was wriiten by Marina Tsvetaeva, translated by Tim Atkins and performed as part of ‘Pussy Riot and the Art of Political Protest’ in UK Parliament yesterday, 15 October. The collection Catechism: Poems for Pussy Riot, commissioned, curated and edited by UK poets Mark Burnhope, Sarah Crewe and Sophie Mayer, is available to buy now.