Yevgeniy Fiks: Soviet Moscow’s Yiddish-Gay Dictionary
Cicada Press, Jackson Heights, 2016. First Edition. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: New Book. 15cm x 10cm. 125 pages. Illustrated wrappers. “An artist’s edition and trilingual (English/Russian/Yiddish) phrasebook by Yevgeniy Fiks ..[which] attempts to draw connections.. between two marginal communities in Soviet-era MoscowJews and gaysin order to reflect on the (dis)similarities of their oppression, identity, self-irony, and practices (or hypothetical practices) of solidarity. This imagined dictionary for Soviet Jewish-Soviet Gay communication is a project that resists oversimplification, forced universality, and the erasure of difference when it comes to the Soviet experience and the Soviet subject.” Quantity Available: 0. Shipped Weight: .08 kilos. ISBN/EAN: 9780991042036. Inventory No: 0011790.
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