Drawing the Iron Curtain : Jews and the golden age of Soviet animation / Maya Balakirsky Katz.

Author
Katz, Maya Balakirsky, 1973- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description
xi, 289 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-269), filmography (pages 275-279), and index.
Contents
Introduction: Puppeteering a self in the Soviet Union -- Behind the scenes: Jews and the studio system, 1919-1989 -- Black and white: race in Soviet animation -- The Brumberg sisters: the fairy grandmothers of Soviet animation -- Big city Jews: setting and censoring the modern fairy tale -- Tropical Russian bears: Cheburashka's Jewish roots -- The pioneer's violin: animating the Soviet holocaust -- Cartoon cosmopolitans: drawing Jews into Soviet culture -- Tale of tales: the rise of the Jewish auteur director -- Conclusion: Tell-tale signs and Soviet Jewish animation -- Glossary.
ISBN
  • 9780813577012 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 0813577012 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780813576626 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 0813576628 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2015024452
OCLC
913514384
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