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Truth is the New Banned Substance

David Fialkow, Producer; Stephen Kotkin, History; Su Friedrich, Visual Arts

February 28, 2018 · 5:30 pm7:00 pm · Maeder Hall Andlinger Center

Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies

Producer David Fialkow, Russia expert Stephen Kotkin, and Professor of Visual Arts in the Lewis Center for the Arts Su Friedrich, discuss the making and implications of “Icarus,” the documentary that uncovered the state-sponsored Russian doping scandal and resulted in Russia’s ban from the 2018 Olympics. “Icarus” was voted a top documentary at Sundance.

Read more about the “Icarus” story and impact in the New York Times. The full documentary is available on Netflix.

Co-sponsored by PRINCO and General Catalyst

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