Alexander Aleksandrovich Bogdanov was the co-founders of Russian Social Democratic Labor Party and one of the key rivals of Vladimir Lenin. He was very influential due to his Marxist ideology and played a significant role in the first decade of the Soviet Union.
Red Star, a work of science fiction that was published in 1908, is a novel that narrates the story of a communist party on Mars. It explores the idea of communism as a socially rich system and the protagonist learns of this system and comes and teaches it to his one. In this process, he develops an intense adulation for the people in the new world.