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[Xmca-l] Re: Fate of a Man

Fellow XMCa-ers

I have watched it through now, thank you Andy, but right now only empirical
psychological categories come to mind.  I will watch it again and in the
meanwhile let my fellows with more recent experience of /perezhivanie/ take
the discussion further.

It is a kind of timeless story, and modern film techniques would perhaps be
more explicit. At the least I would say it has for me a Russian
understanding of suffering, perhaps because of their unique experience of
it. But having said that, WWII must have generated other similar
experiences, apart from the first part about Andrei's family dying in the


On 14 January 2017 at 02:15, Andy Blunden <ablunden@mira.net> wrote:

> I watched it in two parts with subtitles:
> http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x16w7fg_destiny-of-a-man-
> 1959-pt-1_creation
> http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x16wat4_destiny-of-a-man-
> 1959-pt-2_creation
> Andy
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> Andy Blunden
> http://home.mira.net/~andy
> http://www.brill.com/products/book/origins-collective-decision-making
> On 14/01/2017 2:35 AM, Beth Ferholt wrote:
>> > >Thank you for taking us to a shared example.  I think that having a

Carol A Macdonald Ph.D (Edin)
Cultural Historical Activity Theory
Honorary Research Fellow: Department of Linguistics, Unisa
alternative email address: tmacdoca@unisa.ac.za