In our last episode we discussed revolutions in the United States and France, and this time we turn our eyes toward China and Russia. Here, our Summer Special crossover concludes with Christine and Elizabeth chatting with Pod Academy’s Gil and Rutger about 1965’s Dr. Zhivago and 1987’s The Last Emperor.
Podcasters: Elizabeth, Christine, Pod Academy’s Gil and Rutger
Dr. Zhivago, (1965).
The Last Emperor, (1987).
Boris Pasternak, Dr. Zhivago, Vintage International. (English translation of the 1957 original).
Aisin-Gioro Pu Yi, From Emperor to Citizen: The Autobiography of Aisin-Gioro Pu Yi. (English translation).
Revolutionary Movies, Part I: The Patriot and Les Miserables
Hear more from Pod Academy.
Dr. Zhivago, Original Broadway Cast Recording.
Music: "Evening Melodrama" by Kevin Macleod (www.incompetech.com)