How We Survived Communism & Even Laughed by Slavenka Drakulic

This book is a poignant and insightful collection of essays that delve into the everyday lives of women under communist regimes in Eastern Europe. Through personal narratives and observations, the author explores the harsh realities and small acts of resistance that characterized life behind the Iron Curtain. From the scarcity of basic necessities to the suppression of individual freedoms, the book reveals the resilience and ingenuity of women who navigated a world of political oppression, economic hardship, and social conformity, often finding ways to inject humor and hope into their struggle for survival and dignity.

The 5205th greatest book of all time


Published
1991
Nationality
Croatian
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
200
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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