Painting Russia Red: Early Soviet Culture, 1917-1934

RUSSIAN375S

Through film, drama, fiction, memoir, and eyewitness accounts examines how citizens lived and artists responded to the bold, often traumatic experimentation of the early Soviet state. Topics include the impact of the Bolshevik and Stalinist revolutions on the public and private spheres, individual identity, and cultural production; the fashioning and refashioning of gender roles; the cultivation of modern urban life; and the consequences of the Soviet campaign to master nature. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

ARTHIST282S

Curriculum Codes: 

CZ
CCI
ALP