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Deathly Life: The Subject of Stalinism

Sergei Prozorov

in The Biopolitics of Stalinism: Ideology and Life in Soviet Socialism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781474410526
eISBN:
9781474418744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410526.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Chapter 5 moves from the macro-level of governmental rationality to the micro-level of subjectivation, addressing the mode of subjectivity produced in Stalinist biopolitics. The Soviet regime ... More


A Refresher Course in Sovietness

Serhy Yekelchyk

in Stalin’s Citizens: Everyday Politics in the Wake of Total War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199378449
eISBN:
9780199378463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199378449.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter addresses the restoration of a comprehensive Soviet system of political education after the liberation of Kyiv. At first, the population of the recently liberated city responded ... More


Telling Revolutionary Lives: Biography, Personality, and the Limits of Genre

Polly Jones

in Revolution Rekindled: The Writers and Readers of Late Soviet Biography

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780198804345
eISBN:
9780191842658
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198804345.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

This chapter explores the Brezhnev-era ‘biography boom’, when biography was collected, consumed, and critiqued with extraordinary interest, thanks in part to ‘Fiery Revolutionaries’ as one of the ... More


The poetics of language

Andrew Kahn, Mark Lipovetsky, Irina Reyfman, and Stephanie Sandler

in A History of Russian Literature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780199663941
eISBN:
9780191770463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199663941.003.0035
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The chapter analyzes language-oriented poets and movements, showing how different conceptions of the poetic word emerged and influenced writing and performance throughout the period. The chapter ... More


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