DOI: https://doi.org/10.32461/2226-3209.1.2013.137253

Socialist Realism how principles of Soviet mass culture

Vasyl Vovkun

Abstract


The article is devoted to social realism method as a mass totalitarian model culture. That culture became official, state manner of representation new reality with special accents on revolution development, communist’s building heroic and ideas of socialist`s Motherland defense. The core of publicity of such sort is mixed on ideology, propaganda, monumentalism and posting. Optimism integrity and disinclination to conflicts` atmosphere is a key feature of such manner of thought.

Keywords


theory of culture; avangarde; mass culture; socialist realism; "proletarian mass culture"; utilitarian; the ideology of culture