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Russian and Soviet women's studies: The Arts

These pages give details of works relating to the study of Russian and Soviet women. It includes material available on the open access shelves as well as material that must be requested before it may be consulted in the Reading Rooms.

Amazons of the avant-garde: Alexandra Exter, Natalia Goncharova, Liubov Popova, Olga Rozanova, Varvara Stepanova and Nadezhda Udaltsova / [edited by John E. Bowlt and Matthew Drutt] (New York: Guggenheim Museum, 2000)
m00/29292

Attwood, Lynne. Red women on the silver screen: Soviet women and cinema from the beginning to the end of the communist era (London: Pandora, 1993)
YC.1993.b.1447

Baigell, Renee. Peeling potatoes, painting pictures: women artists in post-Soviet Russia, Estonia and Latvia: the first decade (New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2001)
m01/30665

Claridge, Laura. Tamara de Lempicka: a life of deco and decadence (London: Bloomsbury, 2000)
YA.2001.a.3141

Dictionary of women artists / [editor Delia Gaze] [Vol. 1, Introductory surveys - see pp.115-121 for the entry on Russia; artists A-I. Volume 2, Artists J-Z] (Chicago; London: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1997)
HLR709.22

Gurianova, Nina. Exploring color: Olga Rozanova and the early Russian avant-garde (Australia: G & B Arts International, 2000)
m00/34264

Iablonskaia, Miuda Naumovna. Women artists of Russia's new age, 1900-1935 (edited by Anthony Parton), (London: Thames & Hudson, 1990)YC.1992.b.302

Iureneva, Vera Leonidovna. Zhenshchiny teatra (Petrograd: Tsentral'noe kooperativnoe izdatel'stvo "Mysl'", 1923)
YA.1996.a.22448

Korolevich, Vlad. Zhenshchina v kino (Moskva: Teakinopechat', 1928)
YA.1993.a.17828

Mayne, Judith. Kino and the woman question (Columbus: Ohio State University,1989)
YC.1991.a.2842

Prostye liki krasoty: obraz mordovskoi zhenshchiny v izobrazitel'nom iskusstve: proizvedeniia XIX-nachala XX vekov. Iskusstvo Sovetskoi Mordovii: zhivopis', grafika, skul'ptura / (sostaviteli L.B. Fedoseenko, N. I. Shibakov) (Saransk: Mordovskoe knizhnoe izdatel'stvo, 1985)
YA.1995.b.5329

Schuler, Catherine. Women in Russian theatre: the actress in the silver age (London: Routledge, 1996)
YC.1997.b.5371

Tupitsyn, Margarita. After Perestroika: kitchenmaids or stateswomen./ [essays by Margarita Tupitsyn and Martha Rosler] (New York: Independent Curators, [1993?])
q96/09521

Würde, oder, Das Geheimnis eines Lächelns: Frauen Film Kultur in der Sowjetunion / [bearbeitet von Karin Bruns, Silke J. Räbiger und Brigitte Schmidt], (Zumikon: EfEf-Verlag, 1990)
YA.1996.a.188

Zhenshchina i vizual'nye znaki / pod obshchei redaktsiei Anny Al'chuk (Moskva: Ideia-Press, 2000)
YA.2004.a.2822

Zhenshchiny v russkom plakate / Women in Russian poster (Moskva: Kontakt-Kul'tura, 2001)
LB.31.c.12367

Contact

Katya Rogatchevskaia, Lead Curator, Russian Studies
European Studies
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