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Charity Scribner

Charity Scribner is the 1954 Career Development Professor of European Cultural Studies in the department of Foreign Languages and Literatures at MIT.

Titles by This Author

In Requiem for Communism Charity Scribner examines the politics of memory in postindustrial literature and art. Writers and artists from Europe's second world have responded to the last socialist crisis with works that range from sober description to melancholic fixation. This book is the first survey of this cultural field.Today, as the cultures of Eastern and Western Europe merge into the Infobahn of late capitalism, the second world is being left behind.