Media Representations of the Socialist Period

A Lecture given to the Stalin Society in 2002 Listeners to Radio Three hear a fairly steady barrage of anti-Soviet propaganda. Whenever a piece of music by a composer of the former Soviet Union is played, especially Dimitri Shostakovich, the announcer invariably has something to say about the “horrors” of life under Stalin. The same Read more about Media Representations of the Socialist Period[…]