Rare Books by Remarkable Russians: Toward a Radical Recontextualization of Early Soviet Picturebooks
Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
Dr. Sara Pankenier Weld, library research grant recipient.
Location: A-18-D-2 Firestone Library
Date/Time: 08/01/13 at 12:30 pm - 08/01/13 at 1:30 pm
Dr. Weld is from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and is studying picturebooks contained in the Cotsen Collection written in the 1920’s and 1930’s by renown Russian writers and intellectuals of the early twentieth century, such as Vladimir Mayakovsky, Osip Mandelstam, Boris Pasternak, Viktor Shklovsky, and others.