PBC0276: hope for change
PBC276 is about the Bolsheviks’ hope and enthusiasm for change that is emerging, mainly through workers in Russia’s factories. While admitting the many hurdles that await on the path to great achievements, this PBC is about “striving to attain, to LIVE” (W109). Specifically, the factory is the “womb” of change, which can take a very long time (W115). One instance heralds a new kind of art of “iron flowers” coming out of the factory ambience (W208).
“ I crumple the map in my hands… ”