The Man in the Middle. Spy Drama in Swedish Cold War Culture

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Layman's description

The point of departure in this study is the spy as a cultural icon in the Swedish media landscape of the 1950s and 1960s. Through the analysis of a range of sources, including news press, popular magazines, civil defense propaganda and fiction, different narratives of community are portrayed. In these narratives, cold warfare meets warm welfare.
Effective start/end date1998/01/012004/12/31