Thomas / Naprushkina: I want a president

I want a president

Marina Naprushkina writes a tribute to the musician Maryja Kalesnikawa. The text is performed by the Belarusian actress Svyatlana Anikej. The text was interpreted by the composer Sara Glojnarić.
It calls not only for a female president, but also for the immediate release of Maria and all political prisoners in Belarus.
This president needs company and solidarity: she wants to be read out and heard, passed on and supported.

Text and narrator: Marina Naprushkina as a hommage to Zoe Leonard’s „I want a president“ (1992) and „Ich will eine Minister*in“ by Ministerium für Mitgefühl (

Voice editing, music and video editing: Clemens K. Thomas (