The Personality Cult of Stalin in Soviet Posters, 1929–1953
Published by ANU Press
The Australian National University
Acton ACT 2601, Australia
This title is also available online at press.anu.edu.au
National Library of Australia Cataloguing-in-Publication entry
Creator: Pisch, Anita, author.
Title: The personality cult of Stalin in Soviet posters, 1929 - 1953
: archetypes, inventions and fabrications /
ISBN: 9781760460624 (paperback) 9781760460631 (ebook)
Subjects: Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953--Symbolism.
Political posters, Russian.
Symbolism in politics--Soviet Union.
Symbolism in mass media.
Symbolism in art.
Dewey Number: 741.670947
All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying or otherwise, without the prior permission of the publisher.
Cover design and layout by ANU Press. Cover image adapted from: ‘26 years without Lenin, but still on Lenin’s path’, Mytnikov, 1950, Izdanie Rostizo (Rostov-Don), edn 15,000.
This edition © 2016 ANU Press
This publication was awarded a Centre for European Studies Publication Prize in 2015. The prize covers the cost of professional copyediting.