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Hearing Communism: Part Two

Part two of Hearing Communism—five short audio pieces by students in my International Communism undergraduate research seminar at the University of Pittsburgh.

Hearing Communism: Part One


Part one of Hearing Communism—five short audio pieces by students in my International Communism undergraduate research seminar at the University of Pittsburgh.

Objects and Values of Labor in Socialist Hungary

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This week’s podcast is “Objects and Values of Labor in Socialist Hungary,” the second in REEES Fall Series Socialism: Past, Present, and Future.

Guest:

Martha Lampland is a Professor of Sociology and Science Studies at the University of California, San Diego. She’s the author of two books The Object of Labor: Commodification in Socialist Hungary and The Value of Labor: The Science of Commodification in Hungary, 1920-1956 both published by the University of Chicago Press.

Music:

Throbbing Gristle, “Hamburger Lady,” D.O.A.: The Third and Final Report, 1978.