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Sergei Zhuk, Inventing America on the Borders of Socialist Imagination: Movies and Music from the USA and the Origins of American Studies in the USSR

Sergei Zhuk, Inventing America on the Borders of Socialist Imagination: Movies and Music from th ...
  1. Author: Russian and East European Institute
  2. Number of episodes: 1
  3. Web site: http://www.iu.edu/~celtie/Lessons/Russian/zhuk/zhuk.html

Podcast Description:

Combining the methods of oral history, symbolic anthropology, and historical sociology, the talk will focus on how the notions of the “imaginary West/imaginary America” and the Soviet practices of history writing interacted with ideological orthodoxy and the centralist infrastructure of the American studies in the USSR. Sergei Zhuk is Associate Professor of History at Ball State University. His many works on Russia, Ukrainian, and American history include Russia’s Lost Reformation: Peasants and

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1.Sergei Zhuk, Inventing America on the Borders of Socialist Imagination: Movies and Music from the USA and the Origins of American Studies in the USSR01:19:14Sergei Zhuk4/12/2013Combining the methods of oral history, symbolic anthropology, and historical sociology, the talk will focus on how the notions of the “imaginary West/imaginary America” and the Soviet practices of history writing interacted with ideological orthodoxy and the centralist infrastructure of the American studies in the USSR. Sergei Zhuk is Associate Professor of History at Ball State University. His many works on Russia, Ukrainian, and American history include Russia’s Lost Reformation: Peasants andRussian and East European InstituteEnglishDownload