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1969 – 1976

His work banned in Czechoslovakia. Moved from Prague to the country, continued his activities against the Communist regime, including hosting concerts of banned music.
Organized a petition for a release of political prisoners.
Wrote an open letter to President Gustav Husak, criticizing the government.


Václav Havel

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4th Annual Conference, The Vaclav Havel European Dialogue, Prague, May 15, 2017Havel—Prigov and czech experimental poetry