Dr. Noah Charney of the University of Ljubljana joins us today to talk about artistic freedom under Tito. Former Yugoslav Srdjan Perisic also joins us again to talk about Yugoslav music and today’s phenomenon of Yugonostalgia. And I talk Yugoslav hippies and punks. What’s not to love?
Check out Noah Charney at www.noahcharney.smugmug.com.
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Time/place: Southeast Europe, 1945-1980 CE
Dead Idea: Titoism
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