The Impact of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution on Institutional Censorship in Communist Romania

Cristian Vasile
2020 Caietele Echinox  
"The aim of this article is to tackle the evolution of the censorship mechanisms in communist Romania under the impact of the 1956 Hungarian revolution, mainly by examining documents issued by the institutional censorship (DGPT). It attempts to give an accurate picture of the Romanian-Hungarian cultural-political relations mainly after October-November 1956 by analyzing the exchange of publications between Romania and Hungary, the regulations that stipulated the import of books, the
more » ... ks, the subscriptions to periodicals, the press, as well as the dynamics of the circulation of ideas between the two countries, especially between the intellectual milieus, preeminently around 1956."
doi:10.24193/cechinox.2020.39.07 fatcat:3qwkd43sbbf4vhoydqosa3yok4