Grant TypeFejos Postdoctoral Fellowship
Institutional AffiliationRussian Academy of Sciences
Grant numberGr. 10362
Approve DateOctober 6, 2022
Project TitleBashkirov, Mikhail (Russian Academy of Sciences) "SHAMAN VS PUTIN"
Alexander Gabyshev, a Yakut shaman, crosses Russia by foot to exorcise Vladimir Putin ‘The Demon’. Followed by his supporters and pursued by the Russian security forces, Alexander manages to break free from his status as a village idiot to rise to the rank of a popular hero.