Episode 2: The Unknown Man — The Silent Screaming of Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky

In this episode of the Mookse and the Gripes Podcast, I take a look at the life and work of Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky. I hope you enjoy "The Unknown Man: The Silent Screaming of Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky."

By |2018-03-21T00:03:03-04:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: Podcast, Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky|2 Comments

Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky: Memories of the Future

Trevor reviews Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky's posthumously published collection of short stories, Memories of the Future, translated from the Russian by Joanne Turnbull.

By |2018-02-22T18:12:35-04:00January 22nd, 2013|Categories: Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky|Tags: , , |4 Comments

Episode 4: Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky’s Memories of the Future

Though not officially state policy until 1932, socialist realism had been the unofficial type of art in Russia since the October Revolution of 1917, when the Bolsheviks sought to put art into the service of the state. Art had to be easily understood and should convey a positive message about the Soviet Union and the struggle [...]

By |2014-04-09T12:14:34-04:00January 8th, 2013|Categories: Podcast, Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky|12 Comments