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Red Venus: From Alexandra Kollontai to Pussy Riot, A Panel Discussion on “Women in Soviet Art”

Join us for an expert led panel discussion on our “Women in Soviet Art” exhibition. The event will be held on the University of Minnesota campus at; The Nolte Center, room 125 / 315 Pillsbury Drive SE / Minneapolis, MN 55455. Click ‘read more’ for more details on the event and panelists.Co-sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts, the Departments of Art History; Cultural Studies & Comparative Literature; English; Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies; German, Scandinavian & Dutch; Global Studies; History; and Political Science, Slavic Languages & Literatures.

The expert panel for this event is:

Maria Zavialova, Curator, The Museum of Russian Art
  Representing Women in Official Soviet Art, 1950s- 1980s

Elizabeth Jones Hemenway, Loyola University, Chicago
  A Week Like Any Other: The “Emancipation” of Soviet Women

Helena Goscilo, The Ohio State University
  Graphically Female: Scripted Roles of Soviet Womanhood

Katalin Medvedev, University of Georgia
  Early Soviet Dress:  Ideology and Practice

Natalia Malachowskaja an original member of the Leningrad feminists
  The Goddess of Love in the Country of Victorious Socialism
Convener: Paula Rabinowitz, University of Minnesota

 

Click here for more information.

Free and open to the public; beverages will be served.

Videos of our presentations are available at ias.umn.edu/programs/ias-videos

Join artists, activists and scholars for the discussion on Friday and a gallery walk-through of the exhibition with the panelists from 11-noon on Saturday, October 12.

 

 

 

 

 

 

https://events.umn.edu/029106

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