Communism: Intimate publics

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My article examines Anca Vlasopolos's No Return Address: A Memoir of Displacement (2000) and Kapka Kassabova's Street Without A Name: Childhood and Other Misadventures in Bulgaria (2008) in order to demonstrate how, in the case of communism, "intimate publics" was a space of survival, a means to evade full ideological indoctrination and also the very space of continuous state oppression.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)70-82
Number of pages13
JournalBiography - An Interdisciplinary Quarterly
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Jan 1


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