Political Humor Under Stalin: An Anthology of Unofficial Jokes and Anecdotes


Political Humor Under Stalin: An Anthology of Unofficial Jokes and Anecdotes
Political Humor under Stalin is an anthology of jokes, wisecracks, and satire from the Soviet 1930s and 40s that provides a glimpse of everyday dissembling and dissent in one of the modern world s most repressive societies. More than merely a joke book, it offers no less than a folkloric counter-narrative to the official history of the USSR, as well as a ground-breaking

Book Summary Political Humor Under Stalin: An Anthology of Unofficial Jokes and Anecdotes

Title Political Humor Under Stalin: An Anthology of Unofficial Jokes and Anecdotes
AuthorDavid Brandenberger
Release Date26.10.2017
Formatpdf, fb2, mobi, txt
LanguageEnglish
Pages604 pages
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