COMMUNISM AS A RELIGION
Michail Ryklin, Russian philosopher and cultural critic; a prominent Putin critic, he has been living in exile in Berlin since 2007.Read 'In the burning house'
Kommunismus als Religion
By Michail Ryklin
Publisher: Insel Verlag (2008)
(nb: this book is written in German)
On the trail of the red pilgrims: Michail Ryklin talks to New Humanist editor Caspar Melville “about the religiosity inherent in western European intellectuals' admiration for the Soviet Union, including Russell, Koestler, Benjamin, and Brecht”.
In the burning house by Michail Ryklin
New Humanist, Vol.124, Issue 1 (January/February 2009)
Tony Bennett, Professor of Sociology at the Open University & Director ESRC Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change
Dr Elizabeth Silva, Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Sociology at the Open University
Culture, Class, Distinction
Tony Bennett, Mike Savage, Elizabeth Bortolaia Silva, Alan Warde, Modesto Gayo-Cal, David Wright
Laurie Taylor explores the latest research into how society works and discusses current ideas on how…