Marxism's 'Communicative Crisis'?
Mapping Debates over Leninist Print-Media Practices in the 20th Century
Pimlott, Herbert F.http://www.socialiststudies.com/index.php/sss/article/view/29/27
Publisher: Socialist Studies, Canada
Year Published: 2006
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16251
Marxisms communicative crisis, it was a topic of concern that was addressed, debated and negotiated over by party leaders, intellectuals and activists on a continuous basis throughout the 20th century. These concerns revolved around three areas: first, the primary means of print communication, the party paper; second, the specialization of production, particularly around the role of writers and journalists; and third, the search for a popular rhetoric and writing style, which would appeal to the general public.