We will argue that Communism left long lasting effects on the ways in which patriotism was perceived and executed through labor. Specifically we will look into the ways in which laborers, namely athletes, both intentionally and unintentionally used their work to gain privileges.
HIST 350: Cold War in Europe: Immigrants, Labor, and Gender
Valter Kalaus, swimming, Olympics, Cold War, oral history, Communist patriotism, patriotic laborers, Erdos Gabor, sport history
Digital Humanities | European History | Oral History | Political History | Sports Studies
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Johns, Sarah and Olbrich, Morgana, "Communism, Post-Communism, Sport, and Patriotism in 1980s-1990s Hungary" (2019). Cold War Lives. 1.