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AH 459 Fall 2016 Art, Architecture, and Ideology Under Dictatorship

This seminar will examine the visual culture of Fascist Italy, Nazi Germany, and Stalinist Russia with a view toward how totalitarian regimes do (and do not) shape visual culture. Before beginning embarking on our three case studies, we will review worki

Topics intro

This page lists topics that were discussed in class or can be used when searching the library catalog and databases.   The blue buttons will do searches in the library catalog on the topic listed.

Topics from class

Buildings at EUR (suburb of Rome)

Portraits of Hitler

Portraits of Mussolini

Portraits of Stalin

Albert Speer/German Pavilion for Paris 1937

Moscow subway

Walter Benjamin (biography)

Paul Troost/Haus der Deutsche Kunst (Munich)

30th Street Station, Philadelphia

World War II Monument, Washington D.C.

Search Terms (keywords) & Call Numbers

Library Catalog search Totalitarianism

Click the button to access a search of the library catalog on Totalitarianism

  • Helpful Call Numbers:
  • JC480
  • N72 .T67
  • NX180.F3
  • NX180.T66
  • N6494.F28
  • N6918.5.F28
  • NA1118.5.F28
  • Search Terms:
  • Totalitarianism
  • Totalitarianism and art
  • Authoritarianism
  • Totalitarianism--History--20th century
  • Totalitarianism--History
  • Authoritarianism--Cross-cultural studies
  • Totalitarianism--Psychological aspects
  • Authoritarianism--History--20th century

Library Catalog search Fascism

Click the button to access a search of the library catalog on Fascism

  • Search Terms:
  • Fascism -- Italy -- History
  • Fascism and art
  • Fascism and architecture
  • Fascism and art--Italy--History.
  • Fascism
  • Italy -- History -- 1922-1945
  • Anti-Nazi movement -- History
  • Germany -- History -- 1933-1945
  • Germany -- Politics and government -- 20th century
  • Germany -- Politics and government -- 1918-1933
  • Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish -- 1939-1945
  • Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1933-1945
  • National socialism
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945
  • Politics and Culture -- Soviet Union -- History
  • Soviet Union -- History
  • Stalin, Joseph, 1878-1953
  • Decker Library at the Maryland Institute College of Art | Location: 1401 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217 | Mailing: 1300 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217

    Research Help: 410-225-2273 / refer@mica.edu | General Questions: 410-225-2272 / circ@mica.edu

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