Buy options. Front Matter Pages i-vii. Sightseeing: Voyage au Congo and the Ethnographic Spectacle. Having Congress: The Shame of the Thirties. Gide and the Feminist Voice.
Buy options. Theseus Revisited: Commitment through Myth. These essays examine the outcomes of Gide s evolving commitment to a host of controversial issues ranging from the sexual to the political, from the literary to the social. Gide and Soviet Communism. Having Congress: The Shame of the Thirties.
Over a ten-year period that began in the s and ended with his public break with the Soviet Union in , Gide the committed intellectual interacted with society in ways that were for him unprecedented.