Monthly Archives: December 2017

Conference videos now on-line: ‘1917-2017 : Espoirs, utopies et héritages de la Révolution russe’, Brussels, 2-4 November 2017

Recordings of talks (in French and English) are now available here from the centenary conference at the Maison du Peuple de Saint-Gilles (Bruxelles) organised by the Centre des Archives du Communisme en Belgique, the Centre d’Histoire et de Sociologie des Gauches, the Formation Léon Lesoil et the Institut Marcel Liebman (see details of full programme in […]

Manchester workshop 18 December: “Under a Diverse Hammer and Sickle: Interlinkages between European and Iranian Communisms, 1917-1991”

This one-day workshop will explore the interlinkages and relationship between proponents of different variants of communism in Iran and Europe and the ways through which these variants have influenced the evolution of the Left in Iran during the period of existence of the Soviet Union, 1917-1991. This rationale is driven by the paucity of research […]