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ENGL 32300: Marxism and Modern Culture (COMPLIT 31600)

Loren Kruger, Winter 2017

Sample Titles

Examples demonstrating ways Marxist interpretation has been applied to the study of visual arts.


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An efficient way to search in the library catalog, WorldCat or any database of articles is to use subject terms, which are standardized.

Subjects can be combined to narrow a search focus, e.g., art AND communist. Or to broaden : (communism OR socialism) AND art.

Sample subject terms:

  • Communism and art
  • Socialism and the arts
  • Socialist realism
  • Socialist realism in art
  • Art -- political aspects


Art Research Guides

Subject Specialist

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Sarah G. Wenzel

Literatures of Europe & the Americas

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