Read “Young Guard” Magazine
A. Rodchenko, V. Mayakovsky, 1924
This is another work by constructivist classic Alexander Rodchenko and soviet poet Vladimir Mayakovsky. This is an advertisement which promotes “Young Guard” literary magazine.
Besides even the most remote libraries always had those magazines available.
In the early twenties “Young Guard” magazine was formed by members of “Young Guard” literary society. Its members were writing revolutionary articles and books as well as speaking in public promoting education and revolutionary values.
In the sixties and seventies the magazine was a symbol of stagnation, publishing conservative socialist-realism fiction and bad science-fiction stories.
But the name “Molodaya Gvardia” – “Young Guard” became well known in