Pussy Riot — Conversation and Q&A — Nov. 17

Russian feminist punk-rock band Pussy Riot will be in Madison for a conversation and Q&A, 8 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Wisconsin Union Theater-Shannon Hall, 800 Langdon St. Admission to the event is $20. Pussy Riot’s music focuses on feminism, LGBT rights and opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Russian Orthodox Church. The band’s guerrilla performances landed three of their members in Russian prison while other members left the country fearing prosecution. Amnesty International designated the women prisoners of conscience. 608-265-2787 or union.wisc.edu

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