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‘Social Histories of the Russian revolution’, series of talks, Birkbeck College, London, Oct 2016- Nov 2017

SOCIAL HISTORIES OF THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION A year-long series of monthly discussion meetings, timed to take place during the run-up to the centenary of Russia’s revolutions of 1917. Venue: Birkbeck, University of London Full programme and further information:  https://socialhistories1917.wordpress.com/ Each discussion will be opened by historians, scholars working in academia who have spent many years studying […]

London seminar: The Old and the New Left: James Klugmann and E. P. Thompson

Political Studies Association Labour Movements Group Seminar   The Old and the New Left: James Klugmann and E. P. Thompson   Queen Mary College, London France House Seminar Room Wednesday 9 March 2016, 2.00 – 5.00 pm   The Labour Movements Group is pleased to host a discussion of two recent books* on important figures […]

Territoires et militants communistes: 2015-16 seminar programme details

Territoires et militants communistes : approches plurielles et comparées Centre d’histoire sociale du XXe siècle (CNRS UMR 8058/Université Paris 1) Organisé par Bernard Pudal, Claude Pennetier, Isabelle Gouarné et Paul Boulland Séminaire de recherche 2015-2016 Territoires et militants communistes : approches plurielles et comparées 9, rue Malher 75004 (métro Saint-Paul). Bibliothèque Jean Maitron, (6 e […]

Brussels exhibition: Noirs dessins du communisme – Caricature et dessin politique dans la presse communiste du XXe siècle

Noirs dessins du communisme – Caricature et dessin politique dans la presse communiste du XXe siècle Exposition à l’Université Libre de Bruxelles Noirs dessins du communismeCaricature et dessin politique dans la presse communiste du XXe siècle Salle Allende – ULB – Campus du Solbosch – IxellesDu 13 mars au 4 avril 2015Vernissage le 12 mars […]

Communism and a Century of War

Location: Durham University, Al Qasimi Building, Room 222, Elvet Hill Road, Durham Date: 15 December 2014 11 am PSA Communism Specialist Group AGM 11.45 Session 1: John Callaghan, Construction of the Soviet Military Threat 1945-49: The Example of the British Left Sarah Cohen, Conservative Anti-Communism in Post-War Britain 1-1:45 Lunch 1:45-3:00 Tony McKenna ‘Perishing at “the shrines”: […]

Call for papers: PSA communism specialist group conference, Durham, 15 Dec 2014

CALL FOR PAPERS ‘COMMUNISM AND A CENTURY OF WAR’ PSA Communism Specialist Group 2014 conference and AGM University of Durham, 15 December 2014 The Communism Specialist Group invites proposals of papers to be presented at its third annual conference to be held in Durham. As in the case of our previous events, we hope that […]

Conference announcement: ‘Warwick University Ltd’, University of Warwick, 6 June 2014

‘Warwick University Ltd: Lessons from 1970 and the higher education sector today’ A conference sponsored by Warwick UCU Friday 6 June 2014, Woods-Scawen Room, Warwick University Arts Centre ‘Is it inevitable that the university will be reduced to the function of providing, with increasing authoritarian efficiency, pre-packed intellectual commodities which meet the requirements of management? […]