Jessie Labov

Samizdat, Tamizdat, and Beyond. Transnational Media During and After Socialism

In many ways what is identified today as “cultural globalization” in Eastern Europe has its roots in the Cold War phenomena of samizdat (“do-it-yourself” underground publishing) and tamizdat (publishing abroad). Samizdat, Tamizdat, and Beyond offers a new understanding of how information flowed between East and West during the Cold War, as well as the much broader circulation of cultural …
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