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Transmitting Revolution: Radio, Rumor, and the 1953 East German Uprising

@inproceedings{Pulido2017TransmittingRR,
  title={Transmitting Revolution: Radio, Rumor, and the 1953 East German Uprising},
  author={Michael Palmer Pulido},
  year={2017}
}
TRANSMITTING REVOLUTION: RADIO, RUMOR, AND THE 1953 EAST GERMAN UPRISING Michael Palmer Pulido Marquette University, 2017 This project examines public opinion in the Dresden Region of the German Democratic Republic from the end of World War II through the summer of 1953. I argue that the Socialist Unity Party (SED) projected its legitimacy through an official public sphere by representing publicness to its citizenry. Through banners, the press, and choreographed public demonstrations, it aimed… Expand
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