The Cultural Cold War : the CIA and the world of arts and letters
- Uniform Title
- Who paid the piper?
- Saunders, Frances Stonor, author.
- New York, NY : The New Press, 2013.
- Physical Description
- xvii, 427 p.  p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
- During the Cold War, freedom of expression was vaunted as liberal democracy's most cherished possession?but such freedom was put in service of a hidden agenda. In The Cultural Cold War, Frances Stonor Saunders reveals the extraordinary efforts of a secret campaign in which some of the most vocal exponents of intellectual freedom in the West were working for or subsidized by the CIA?whether they knew it or not.Called "the most comprehensive account yet of the [CIA's] activities between 1947 and 1967" by the New York Times, The Cultural Cold War present.
- United States. Central Intelligence Agency > Influence.
- Arts > Political aspects > United States.
- Arts, American > 20th century.
- Cold War > Social aspects > United States.
- Freedom and art > Political aspects > United States.
- Politics and culture > United States.
- United States > Cultural policy.
- Frances Stonor Saunders.
- Originally published under title: Who paid the piper? : the CIA and the cultural cold war London : Granta Books, 1999.
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