Author Archives: antonymckenna
Liberation Theology Public Talk – Belfast Feile: http://youtu.be/oQhD2jQicXw Liberation theology on the island of Ireland. Featuring Dianne Kirby, Terry Eagleton, Rev. Dr. Oliver Rafferty and Fr. Des Wilson.
Dr. William Pelz, Open University of the Left, 9-…: http://youtu.be/eiVMBoinizM From Tragedy to Farce: The Rise and Fall of the American Left, 1914-2014. By William A. Pelz This talk will explore the pre-First World War advances made by the American radical movement, with particular emphasis on Eugene V. Debs and the Socialist Party, and discuss how […]
E. P. Thompson and the Making of the New Left Essays and Polemics by E. P. Thompson; Cal Winslow (ed.)
E. P. Thompson is a towering figure in the field of labour history, best known for his monumental work, The Making of the English Working Class. But as this collection shows, Thompson was more than solely a historian: he was a dedicated educator of workers, a brilliant polemicist, a skilled political theorist, and a tireless […]
New book on VOKS by Jean-Francois Fayet (All-Union Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries)
VOKS : le laboratoire helvétique Histoire de la diplomatie culturelle soviétique durant l’entre-deux-guerres 4e de couverture Percer une brèche dans le mur d’hostilité et d’ignorance qui entoure tout ce qui touche à la Russie au sortir de la guerre civile, voici la mission confiée à la VOKS, la Société soviétique pour les échanges culturels […]
Courtesy of History Workshop @HistoryWO http://www.historyworkshop.org.uk/review-revolutionary-communist-at-work/
‘After the Party: Reflections on Life Since the CPGB’ edited by Andy Croft (Lawrence & Wishart, £15.99) http://www.historyworkshop.org.uk/review-after-the-party-reflections-on-life-since-the-cpgb/
We are happy to announce the publication of Transnational Anti-Communism and the Cold War. Agents, Activities, and Networks. Edited by Luc van Dongen, Stéphanie Roulin and Giles Scott-Smith (Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series).