Monthly Archives: June 2013

conference announcement: ‘Rosa Luxemburg’s Concepts of Democracy and revolution’

The preliminary programme has been published of the next international Rosa Luxemburg conference to be held October 4-5, 2013 at the Sorbonne in Paris. The conference languages are French and English with simultaneous translation and the conference is organised and supported by International Rosa Luxemburg Society / CHSPM, University of Paris 1 / Espaces Marx […]

New publication: Bolshevism, Syndicalism & the General Strike

Bolshevism, syndicalism and the general strike: The lost internationalist world of A.A. Purcell Part 3: Bolshevism and the British Left Kevin Morgan The third and final volume of Kevin Morgan’s widely acclaimed series Bolshevism and the British Left centres around the figure of Alf Purcell (1872-1935), who between the wars was one of the leading […]

Communism, Class and the ‘Cultural Turn’: Call For Papers

Twentieth Century Communism and PSA Communism Specialist Group Date: 16 January 2014 Location: School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University The emergence of the New Left and ‘new social movements’ have long been recognised as heralding a reinvention of ‘the left’ and a challenge to the hegemony of Soviet-style marxism in the period after […]