Download e-book for iPad: Pride and Panic: Russian Imagination of the West in by Yana Hashamova

By Yana Hashamova

ISBN-10: 1841501565

ISBN-13: 9781841501567

throughout the looking-glass of Russian nationwide cinema, delight and Panic explores Russia’s nervous adjustment in the direction of the growth of Western tradition. Russian movie is proven, in either its construction and notion, to reveal the interesting dynamics of societal mental stipulations. utilizing particular movie examples, the e-book delves into the subterranean recesses of Russian nationwide awareness, exposing an inner ambivalence and complicated cultural response in the direction of the increase of the West. those fears, fantasies and tremulous anxieties are tested during the illustration of the West in movies via either validated and lesser-known Russian administrators. utilizing a hugely unique and unorthodox procedure, the writer parallels the moving dynamics of attitudes and id in Russia, as a result of globalization, to levels of improvement in someone human psyche. The publication cohesively unveils the mental turmoil skilled via Russia in the direction of a metamorphosis in international kin. A textual content of specific curiosity to students, scholars and readers concerned with modern movie and, specifically, Russian cinema and culture.

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