Drawing on the discourses of postmodernism, postcolonialism, and
globalization, Vitaly Chernetsky maps out the new cultural
developments in literature, architecture, painting, film, and
performance art emerging in Russia and Ukraine, the two largest
successor states to the Soviet Union, situating these phenomena in
a greater global context. In Mapping Postcommunist Cultures
Chernetsky argues that Russia and Ukraine exemplify the principal
paradigms of... more...