Framing History: The Rosenberg Story and the Cold War

Framing History: The Rosenberg Story and the Cold War

by Virginia Carmichael
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816620415

ISBN-13: 9780816620418

Pub. Date: 01/28/1993

Publisher: University of Minnesota Press

In this book Virginia Carmichael offers a provocative new interpretation of the Rosenberg story. Carmichael argues that this social drama produced many stories serving multiple interests and functions, many of which confront the politics of both writing and reading. She also demonstrates that this story's resistance to closure-manifest in its repeated tellings in

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In this book Virginia Carmichael offers a provocative new interpretation of the Rosenberg story. Carmichael argues that this social drama produced many stories serving multiple interests and functions, many of which confront the politics of both writing and reading. She also demonstrates that this story's resistance to closure-manifest in its repeated tellings in historiography, biography, literature, and the visual and performing arts-suggests its lasting cultural impact on a nation coming to terms with the end of the cold war era.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816620418
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Series:
American Culture Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.90(d)

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