Toward a New Communist Civilization
Lecture no. 12 from the course: The Rise of Communism: From Marx to Lenin
Taught by Professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Follow the trajectory of Bolshevik social experiments to inaugurate a new civilization up through the death of Lenin in 1924. You’ll learn about Lenin’s “monumental propaganda” plan, which changed the appearance of Russia; the nationalist program of “putting down roots”; party recruitment drives and purges; and even the mummification of Lenin’s body.