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15 Revolutionary Posters of the Soviet Union

by TyronMarcus
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David King recently published a stunning book called “Russian Revolutionary Posters“, which traces the history of these striking propaganda pieces from the Russian Revolution through to the Space Race. As someone who was taught history from a Western perspective – with the Soviet Union often misunderstood at best, or mistrusted at worst – I found it fascinating to get a glimpse behind ideological lines. No matter how stark the contrasts might seem between “us” and “them” (even today, the Pussy Riot trial has brought this way of thinking into the foreground), it’s never difficult to find evidence that there’s no […]