A collaborative annotated catalogue of Soviet illustrated children’s books (Princeton University)
Evgeny Lebedev: My Soviet childhood
The son of the oligarch Alexander Lebedev grew up a stone’s throw from the Kremlin. He recalls his grandfather’s fear of Stalin, the collapse of the Soviet Union and the birth of a strange new Russia. Read his story here.
This Is How Propaganda Works: A Look Inside A Soviet Childhood
By Katya Soldak – Read Katya’s fascinating story here.
Adventures in the Soviet Imaginary: Children’s Books and Graphic Art (University of Chicago)
The Counterpedagogies at the Lakeside exhibition is based on a social historical research about a summer vacation in socialist Hungary between 1938 and 1978.
15-летняя советская девочка честно нарисовала, каким было ее детство в СССР (a 15-year old Soviet girl honestly portrayed her childhood in the USSR)
Images of socialist life and material objects
Что копили и собирали дети в СССР (a set of images depicting what children used to collect in USSR)
Что копили дети CCCP (another set of images about children’s collections in USSR)