People United - October 20, 2017

People United - October 20, 2017

Julia Mickenberg on American Girls in Red Russia


People United features historian Julia L. Mickenberg on her book American Girls in Red Russia: Chasing the Soviet Dream, a study of expatriate women from the United States in the 1920s and 1930s that were curious about, if eventually disillusioned with, the revolutionary potential of the early Soviet Union.

Listen to an archive of this program here.

She spoke at BookWoman here in Austin on May 16, 2017.