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Leon Trotsky on literature and art

Leon Trotsky

Leon Trotsky on literature and art

by Leon Trotsky

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Published by Pathfinder Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communism and literature.,
  • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited with an introd. byPaul N. Siegel.
    ContributionsSiegel, Paul N. 1916-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN51
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252 p. :
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19457543M

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William Keach is a professor of English at Brown by: The following is a chronological list of books by Leon Trotsky, a Marxist theoretician, including hardcover and paperback books and pamphlets published during his life and posthumously during the years immediately following his assassination in the summer of Included are the original Russian or German language titles and publication information, as well as the name and publication.

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Leon Trotsky (/ ˈ t r ɒ t s k i /; born Lev Davidovich Bronstein; 7 November [O.S. 26 October] – 21 August ) was a Soviet revolutionary, Marxist theorist and politician whose particular strain of Marxist thought is known as Trotskyism. Trotsky took part in the October Revolution, immediately becoming a leader within the Communist was one of the seven members of the Cause of death: Assassination.

Leon Trotsky on literature and art by Trotsky, Leon, ; Siegel, Paul N., ed. Publication date Topics Communism and literature Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English "A Merit book." Includes bibliographical references Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Pages: Buy LEON TROTSKY ON LITERATURE AND ART First Edition by Trotsky, Leon (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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All user tags (1) View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud. Leon Trotsky, "Literature and Revolution" (), ed. William Keach, (Chicago: Haymarket Books, ), paper, pages, $ Leon Trotsky’s study of literary movements within the young Soviet Republic, and his argument for a partisan but broad-minded government policy towards those trends, is one of the essential works on the topic of.

Writings on Literature, Politics and Culture. Author: Léon Trotsky; Publisher: Pathfinder Press (NY) ISBN: N.A Category: Art Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» One of the outstanding revolutionary leaders of the 2Oth century discusses questions of literature, art, and culture in a period of capitalist decline and working-class struggle.

In extracts from Literature and Revolution and Culture and Socialism Trotsky eschews the vulgar Marxist reduction of art to economics, writing "A work of art should, in the first place, be judged by its own law, that is, by the law of art".

He lambasts the excessive claims made on behalf of "proletarian art" and presents theoretical (Marxist. “Roll over Derrida: Literature and Revolution is back in print.

Nothing in the postmodern canon comes close to the intellectual grandeur of Trotsky’s vision of art and literature in an age of revolution, or his extraordinary meditations on the popular ownership of culture.”—Mike Davis“Re-reading Trotsky on literature 40 years later is a delight.”—Tariq AliLeon Trotsky penned this.

Haymarket Books: books for changing the world. Leon Trotsky Leon Trotsky (–) was a key leader of the Russian Revolution. Forced into exile inTrotsky devoted the rest of his life to fighting the degeneration of the revolution and rise of a new dictatorial regime.

Leon Trotsky penned this engaging book to elucidate the complex way in which art informs— and can alter—our understanding of the world. Features new reader-friendly explanatory notes.

Leon Trotsky was a leader of the Russian Revolution in and is the author ofMy Life. William Keach is a professor of English at Brown University.5/5(2).

Buy Literature and Revolution by Leon Trotsky (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7). Leon Trotsky—once a vocal critic of Lenin and the Bolshevik Party—joined the Bolsheviks in August Trotsky quickly rose to a position of power in the party: just before the October Revolution, he was elected to the Bolshevik Central the revolution, Trotsky oversaw Soviet military operations in Petrograd (now St.

Petersburg), the capital of the Russian Empire. Read this book on Questia. Literature and Revolution by Leon Trotsky, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Literature and Revolution (). One of the outstanding revolutionary leaders of the 20th century discusses questions of literature, art, and culture in a period of capitalist decline and working-class struggle.

In these writings, Trotsky examines the place and aesthetic autonomy of art and artistic expression in the struggle for a new, socialist : Art and Revolution: Writings on Literature, Politics and Culture.

Léon Trotsky. Pathfinder Press, - Art - pages. 0 Reviews. One of the outstanding revolutionary leaders of the 2Oth century discusses questions of literature, art, and culture in a period of capitalist decline and working-class struggle.

Leon Trotsky was born Lev.Leon Trotsky (trŏt´skē, Rus. lā´ən trôt´skē), –, Russian Communist revolutionary, one of the principal leaders in the establishment of the USSR; his original name was Lev Davidovich Bronstein. Early Career Trotsky was born of Jewish parents in the S Ukraine.

His father, a prosperous farmer, sent him to Odessa, where he became an outstanding student in a German secondary school.