Sunday, 2 August 2020

'Velvet Retro': Historian Veronika Pehe on Czech pop culture

Radio Prague |
29 May 2020

Popular films, TV series and novels can profoundly shape a nation's collective memory and cement the evolving historical master narrative. In her new book, historian Veronika Pehe examines the evolving ways the era has been portrayed since 1989 – from early comedies to tragic narratives that cast the past as trauma.