Interviews

Kristen Ghodsee interview

Audio/Video

 

Office Hours Podcast with Brandon Baker, “A Conversation with Kristen Ghodsee,” February 13, 2019

Little Atoms Podcast with Neil Denny, “Kristen Ghodsee’s Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism,” February 11, 2019

History Hit Podcast with Dan Snow, “Sex and Socialism with Professor Ghodsee,” February 9, 2019

VIDEO: PBS Newshour, "Could Socialist policies give American women better lives?" January 3, 2019

Behind the News with Doug Henwood: “Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism,” November 29, 2018

Season of the Bitch Podcast, November 11, 2018, “Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism.”

The Cut podcast with Molly Fischer, November 6, 2018 “Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

KIRO Radio, Seattle's Morning New with Dave Ross, July 3, 2018. MP3 Clip: "Prof Kristen Ghodsee from UPenn on democratic socialism and the generation gap"

Jacobin Radio: "Behind the News with Doug Henwood: Anti-Communism," May  21, 2018

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright, "Are the labels 'right' and 'left' still useful shorthand for political belief?" February 25, 2018

KPFA Radio, Berkeley. "Behind the News with Doug Henwood." November 23, 2017

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright, "What the legacy of the Russian Revolution means for socialism today," November 12, 2017. MP3 Clip: CBC Interview November 2017

KIRO Radio, Seattle's Morning New with Dave Ross, August 25, 2017. MPS Clip: "Advances for women under Cold War communist regimes."

KPFA Radio, Berkeley. "Behind the News with Doug Henwood," August 17, 2017.

KIRO Radio, Seattle's Morning News with Dave Ross, August 16, 2017. MP3 Clip: "Lessons of the Cold War that apply today."

Радио Свобода, “Путин в юбке делу не поможет,” May 5, 2017

Northeast Public Radio, "Academic Minute:  The Left Side of History," May 1, 2015

"Wer hört heute noch auf Karl Marx im Osten Europas?," Deutschlandradio Kultur, 2 November 2015 (in German)

"New Podcast features Dr. Kristen Ghodsee" American Anthropological Association

"The Hunger Games, Revisited" with Aviva Briefel

"Sixth Bulgarian Sets Himself on Fire to Protest Poverty," an interview with Marco Werman on the BBC/PRI radio program, The World

"Sixth Fire Suicide in Bulgaria," Interview on Voice of Russia (UK Edition), March 21, 2013

Kristen Ghodsee discusses communist mass women's organizations on ILO TV

"The Fall of Communism in Bulgaria" with Lisa Mullins on the BBC/PRI radio program, The World

"Nostalgia for Communism" on Northeast Public Radio

"Understanding post-communist nostalgia," with David Redmon and Ashley Sabin of Carnivalesque Films

"Bulgarian Muslims" with Lisa Mullins on the BBC/PRI radio program, The World

"The Red Riviera"  with George Liston Seay on Dialogue

Print/Digital

 

Sophia Benoit, "How Socialism Improves Sex Lives," GQ Magazine, May 15, 2019.

Angela Waters, "Why the Marxist history of International Women’s Day matters," Sleek Magazine: Berlin, March 7, 2019

Maria Bucur, “Socialism and the Future of Gender Justice, Part 2,” PublicSeminar.org, February 15, 2019

Maria Bucur, “Socialism and the Future of Gender Justice, Part 1,” PublicSeminar.org, February 14, 2019

"The Scholar Behind Why Women Have Better Sex Under Socialism" Penn Today, January 18, 2019.

No Scrubs.” Jacobin Magazine, November 29, 2018

Red Handed,” Bitch Media, November 21, 2018

Capitalism in Ruining Your Sex Life,” The Cut, November 15, 2018

"Seeing shades of grey in the red," OMNIA, January 25, 2018

"Sex war im Sozialismus besser," General-Anzeiger, 2 Oktober 2017

Mathew Reisz, "Books Interview: Kristen Ghodsee," Times Higher Education, October 12, 2017

Judith Langowski, "The history of communist feminism. An interview with Kristen Ghodsee" Politicalcritique.org, October 4, 2017

Judith Langowski, “Osteuropäische Feministen: „Heftige, rechte Gegenreaktionen”” Ostpol.de 21.08.2017

"Wofür kämpfen wir heute noch?" uniCross, July 14, 2015

"Kristen Ghodsee"  Vagabond Magazine, No. 87/88, 2013-2014: pages 20-23  (pdf)

Кристeн Годси: "Българските жени са приспособими, упорити и готови да поемат и най-големите предизвикателства"

Една американка с болка за България, Sega, 16 February 2002

Ghodsee's Bulgarian Studies Draw Wide Support

 

Other media (selected)

"Top Four Reads for the Red Centennial," Inthesetimes.com, October 2, 2017

"Le sexe était meilleur à l’ère soviétique" Express.live.fr, 29 September 2017

"Kalter Krieg, heisser Sex," Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 25 August 2017

"Warum DDR-Frauen den besseren Sex hatten" Tages-Anzeiger, 22 August 2017

"Syrian Refugees Flood Bulgaria, Expose Flaws in EU Refugee Policy," Voice of American News, Cecily Hilleary, January 13, 2014

"The old ones die, and the young ones go abroad." The Washington Times, Sunday, December 26, 2004.