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Был ли Шопен геем? Неловкий вопрос в одной из худших стран ЕС с точки зрения прав ЛГБТК

Was Chopin gay? The awkward question in one of the EU’s worst countries for LGBTQ rights Sun, November 29, 2020, 3:35 AM EST·8 min read A drawing of Polish-born composer and pianist Frederic Chopin on his deathbed in 1849. Credit: Kean Collection/Archive Photos/Getty Images / Getty Images Each year, millions of visitors to Poland are introduced to the country’s favorite son before they even set foot on its soil. Warsaw’s Chopin Airport, the nation’s largest transport hub, greets more than 1 million people every month. And it’s far from theRead More


Legendary composer Frédéric Chopin wrote a ‘flood’ of homoerotic love letters that were ‘deliberately erased from history’ Lily Wakefield Sat, 28 November 2020 Gay love letters written by Polish composer Frédéric Chopin were deliberately mistranslated by historians to conceal his sexuality, a music journalist has claimed. According to The Guardian, Swiss music journalist Moritz Weber had been researching letters written by Chopin during lockdown earlier this year when he discovered a “flood of declarations of love aimed at men”. His findings were explored in the two-hour radio show Chopin’s Men,Read More

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