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{mp3 #3} Theories of Sub-Culture and Counter-Culture in the USSR - 60's to the 80's

category international | arts and media | other press author Thursday February 12, 2009 18:50author by redjade

Part five of a public lecture series at Budapest's Central European University ( http://www.CEU.hu )

I'll be recording more in the weeks ahead and posting them first on Indymedia.ie and then reposted to my own blog 24 hours later at http://LMV.hu/redjade

{Apologies for not being about to record last week's class on Slovenia}
Sabrina Ramet Phd
Sabrina Ramet Phd

February 11, Soviet Union

Guest: Sabrina Ramet (Trondheim)

• Sabrina Petra Ramet, Sergei Zamascikov, and Robert Bird, The Soviet Rock Scene In: Rocking the State by Sabrina P. Ramet, 181-218. [pdf: http://www.hist.ceu.hu/readers/countercultures/ramet.pdf ]
• W. J. Risch, Soviet “Flower Children”, hippies and the youth counter-culture in the 1970s L’viv, Journal of Contemporary History, 40 (2005), 565-84. JSTOR [pdf: http://www.hist.ceu.hu/readers/countercultures/risch.pdf]

Recommended readings:
• Russian jazz: new identity / compiled and edited by Leo Feigin Published London : Quartet Books, 1985
• Thomas Cushman, Notes from Underground: Rock Music Counterculture in Russia (State University of New York Press, 1995) (excerpts)
• Neil Edmunds, Soviet Music and Society under Lenin and Stalin: The Baton and Sickle Routledge, Curzon, 2004 (excerpts)
• Mark Yoffe, “Hippies in the Baltic” Cross Currents 1988 (p. 157-177.)
• Sabrina Petra Ramet, "Rock Music and Counterculture", chap. 10 in Social Currents in Eastern Europe: The Sources and the Consequences of the Great Transformation, 2nd ed. (Duke University Press, 1995)

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Sabrina P. Ramet
PhD., Professor of Political Science
http://www.svt.ntnu.no/iss/Sabrina.Ramet/card/

More info:
https://www.msu.edu/~tjpc/Ramet.htm

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MP3's posted at Archive.org
http://www.archive.org/details/CEU_Counter-Cultural.Mov...to80s

'Soviet Rock for Budapest'
'Soviet Rock for Budapest'


Embedded audio: http://ia331428.us.archive.org/0/items/CEU_Counter-Cultural.Movements.in.USSR.60sto80s/1-Counter-Cultural.Movements.in.USSR.60sto80s.mp3


Embedded audio: http://ia331428.us.archive.org/0/items/CEU_Counter-Cultural.Movements.in.USSR.60sto80s/2-Counter-Cultural.Movements.in.USSR.60sto80s.mp3

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author by Conorpublication date Thu Feb 12, 2009 21:56author address author phone

Thanks for the reading list redjade, great post.

author by redjadepublication date Fri Feb 13, 2009 00:02author address author phone

Thank you for reading/listening - nice to know someone is interested in this obscure topic :-)

The reading list is not my own - it comes from: http://www.hist.ceu.hu/?q=node/355

Also, I forgot to list the previous MP3's I've uploaded from this public lecture series....

{mp3 #2} Theories of Sub-Culture and Counter-Culture in Czechoslovakia - 60's to the 80's

with Martin Machovec and Trever Hagen
http://www.indymedia.ie/article/90902

and

{mp3 #1} Theories of Sub-Culture and Counter-Culture in Central & Eastern Europe
with Anna Wessely
http://www.indymedia.ie/article/90849

Next week's class will be about Romania.


http://www.indymedia.ie/article/91094

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