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Socialist Bodies: Dreams and Realities of the Physical in Soviet Russia (HI3J7): Bibliography

Primary Sources

  • Aleksievich, Svetlana, Julia Whitby, and Svetlana Alexievich, Zinky Boys: Soviet Voices from the Afghanistan War, trans. by Robin Whitby (New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1992)
  • Applebaum, Anne, ed., Gulag Voices: An Anthology, Annals of Communism Series (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011)
  • Baldaev, Danzig, and Sergei Vasiliev, Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia, Vols 1-3, ed. by Damon Murray and Stephen Sorrell, (London: FUEL, 2009)
  • Bidlack, Richard, and Nikita Lomagin, The Leningrad Blockade, 1941-1944: A New Documentary History from the Soviet Archives, Annals of Communism (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012)
  • Engel, Barbara Alpern, and Anastasia Posadskaya-Vanderbeck, eds., A Revolution of Their Own: Voices of Women in Soviet History (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1997)
  • Fitzpatrick, Sheila, and Yuri Slezkine, eds., In the Shadow of Revolution: Life Stories of Russian Women from 1917 to the Second World War (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2000)
  • Garros, Véronique, Natalia Korenevskaya, and Thomas Lahusen, eds., Intimacy and Terror: Soviet Diaries of the 1930’s (New York: New Press, 1995)
  • Clark, Katerina and Evgeny Dobrenko, eds., Soviet Culture and Power: A History in Documents, 1917-1953, Annals of Communism (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007)
  • Korotych, Vitaliĭ Oleksiĭovych, and Cathy Porter, eds., The Best of Ogonyok: The New Journalism of Glasnost (London: Heinemann, 1990)
  • Rosenberg, William G., Bolshevik Visions: Creating Soviet Cultural Forms : Art, Architecture, Music, Film, and the New Tasks of Education (University of Michigan Press, 1990)
  • ———. , ed., Bolshevik Visions: First Phase of the Cultural Revolution in Soviet Russia, Part 1 (Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1990)
  • Shalamov, Varlam, Kolyma Tales, trans. by John Glad (London ; New York: Penguin Classics, 1994)
  • Siegelbaum, Lewis H., A. K. Sokolov, L. Kosheleva, and Sergei Zhuravlev, eds., Stalinism as a Way of Life: A Narrative in Documents, Annals of Communism Series (New Haven, Conn. ; London: Yale University Press, 2000)
  • Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr I., The Gulag Archipelago 1918-1956 Abridged: An Experiment in Literary Investigation, Reissue, Abridged edition (New York: Harper Perennial, 2007)
  • Thurston, Robert W., and Bernd Bonwetsch, The People’s War: Responses to World War II in the Soviet Union (University of Illinois Press, 2000)
  • Trotsky, Lev, Literature and Revolution (Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2005)
  • Von Geldern, James, and Louise McReynolds, eds., Entertaining Tsarist Russia: Tales, Songs, Plays, Movies, Jokes, Ads, and Images from Russian Urban Life, 1779-1917, Indiana-Michigan Series in Russian and East European Studies (Bloomington, Ind: Indiana University Press, 1998)



  • Bed and Sofa (dir. Abram Room, 1927)
  • Circus (dir. Grigorii Aleksandrov, 1936)
  • Little Vera (dir. Vasilii Pichul, 1988)
  • The Cranes Are Flying (dir. Mikhail Kalatozov, 1957)
  • The Irony of Fate (dir. El’dar Riazanov, 1976)