Study Guide

The Unbearable Lightness of Being Part 2, Chapter 23

By Milan Kundera

Part 2, Chapter 23

  • Before the 1968 Russian invasion of Czechoslovakia, the narrator tells us, Russian crimes were masked, hidden. But in 1968, there were photographers everywhere documenting the Russians' actions.
  • Tereza was one of these photographers. Many of her pictures ended up published.