Soviet Cultural Colonialism: Culture and Political Domination in the Late 1940s-Early 1950s Romania

  title={Soviet Cultural Colonialism: Culture and Political Domination in the Late 1940s-Early 1950s Romania},
  author={Andrada Fătu-Tutoveanu},
  journal={Trames-journal of The Humanities and Social Sciences},
The paper analyses the potential of a theoretical comparison between communism and colonialism, focusing on the cultural dimension of the Stalinization process in Eastern Europe. The paper applies this theoretical perspective to late 1940s- early 1950s Romanian culture in relation with the appropriation of culture by the communist regime within the late 1940s political and ideological shift in Eastern Europe. The approach uses as a background for its argumentation a theoretical debate which… 
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