Search Results for: petrified-utopia

Petrified Utopia

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Marina Balina | Publisher : Anthem Press

ISBN 10 : 9780857283900
ISBN 13 : 0857283901

Taken together, these essays redefine the preconceived notion of Soviet happiness as the product of official ideology imposed from above and expressed predominantly through collect..


Aesthetics Of Alienation

Pub Date : 2005-05-16 | Author : Evgeny Dobrenko | Publisher : Northwestern University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780810120259
ISBN 13 : 0810120259

This provocative work takes issue with the idea that Socialist Realism was mainly the creation of party leaders and was imposed from above on the literati who lived and worked unde..


Practicing Utopia

Pub Date : 2016-04 | Author : Rosemary Wakeman | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226346038
ISBN 13 : 022634603X

The typical town springs up around a natural resource such as a river, an ocean, an exceptionally deep harbour or in proximity to a larger, already thriving town. Not so with 'new ..


Utopian Reality

Pub Date : 2013-10-24 | Author : Christina Lodder | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004263222
ISBN 13 : 9004263225

This collection of essays deals broadly with the visual and cultural manifestation of utopian aspirations in Russia of the 1920s and 1930s, while examining the before- and after-li..


Displaying The Ideals Of Antiquity

Pub Date : 2013-08-29 | Author : Johannes Siapkas | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136254024
ISBN 13 : 1136254021

Displaying the Ideals of Antiquity investigates the study and display of ancient sculpture from archaeological, art historical, and museum studies perspectives. Ancient sculptures ..


We The Underpeople

Pub Date : 2008-07-29 | Author : Cordwainer Smith | Publisher : Baen

ISBN 10 : 1416555676
ISBN 13 : 9781416555674

In a far-flung future, planoforming ships knit together a galaxy ruled from Earth by the ruthless benevolence of the mysterious Lords of the Instrumentality, who presided over a ut..


Petrified

Pub Date : 2012-03-01 | Author : Graham Masterton | Publisher : Severn House/ORIM

ISBN 10 : 9781780101378
ISBN 13 : 1780101376

“A splendidly entertaining horror novel from a master of the genre” (Booklist). Braydon Harris is convinced God has it in for him. Although Suki, his little girl, seemed thrill..