Olexander Dovzhenko: Paradoxes of Creativity | Art College Podcast


He dreamt of becoming an artist. He graduated from a Teacher's Institute. He was an activist in the Ukrainian independence movement, a supporter of Petliura, for which the Bolsheviks sentenced him to death. And within a few years, he became a celebrated Soviet writer and director...

In the latest episode of the Art College Podcast, the leading librarian of DAC, Katerina Mazur, and Ukrainian language teacher and philologist, Larisa Boguslavska, discuss the paradoxical transformations in the life and creativity of Alexander Dovzhenko.

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