Red Love Across the Pacific

Political and Sexual Revolutions of the Twentieth Century

  • Editors
  • Ruth Barraclough
  • Heather Bowen-Struyk
  • Paula Rabinowitz

About this book


This book examines the Red Love vogue that swept across the Asia-Pacific in the 1920s and 1930s as part of a worldwide interest in socialism and follows its trails throughout the twentieth century. Encouraging both political and sexual liberation, Red Love was a transnational movement demonstrating the revolutionary potential of love and desire.


Socialism Communism Feminism LGBT/ Queer Studies Twentieth-Century History Twentieth-Century Literature Biography Film Asian Studies Australian Studies Pacific Studies Soviet Union American Studies Working-class Studies Russian Art Cold War communism dictatorship feminism Japan Korea revolution socialism

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Theatre & Performance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57079-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-50703-7
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